Is island time a real thing? Yes, yes it is.

Woooooo buddy, it's been a long time since I posted. Guess I was just waiting for my life to get interesting again. Well, now, it is! I'm in Port Aransas, TX for my REU this summer! I've been here about 9 days so far. The first few days last week were spent doing paperwork and... Continue Reading →


We’re devils, we’re black sheep, we’re really bad eggs.

My Apocalyst is near around 200 items now with things crossed off here and there. I didn't want to post the entire lyst here because it grows all the time and changes and let's be honest, how many people are actually going to read the whole thing? So here is a little snippet of some... Continue Reading →

REU application process

Some initial questions you may have when deciding on an REU to apply to may be: How do I decide which REU is right for me? How many REUs should I apply to? Just how competitive are these positions? What does the application process consist of? How can I make my application the best it... Continue Reading →

REU (Research Experience for Undergraduates)

This is the main reason I wanted to make a blog. I don't feel like there is a lot of information out there about REUs. REUs or Research Experience for Undergraduates are great opportunities sponsored by the National Science Foundation that take place for 10-12 weeks during the summer. Certain universities around the United States... Continue Reading →


Hello anyone who is bored enough to read this! My name is AJ and I am a student in Fargo, ND. I am starting this blog because I really want to verbalize and share some of the experiences I have academically. I truly believe that education of any kind will get you where you want... Continue Reading →

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