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Ph.Done!! – The End of My Ph.D. Journey

“Dr. Maeling …” it seemed surreal as I heard my name being called as I walked across the stage to receive my diploma that conferred upon me a doctorate of philosophy in materials science and engineering. The end of my Ph.D. journey…at last! You see, my Ph.D. journey began in the fall of 2008 and […]


Journey to the Ph.D. – My conference presentation in San Francisco!

As some of you may know, my journey to attaining my Ph.D. in Materials Science & Engineering has been pretty simultaneous with my natural hair journey. I started my program back in Fall 2008 and it would be an understatement to say that it has been quite the learning experience over the past 4 years. […]