blog postsPodcast: The Fine Art of BalanceJun 17, 2021 4:00 pm173 views Theatre doctoral student Vincent Carlson performs "You and Your Work," a poem he wrote inspired by boundary setting and conflicting ideas about work ethic. Podcast: Bringing Childlike Approaches to Self-CareJun 17, 2021 3:00 pm226 views Abby shares some techniques to lower stress in elementary school students, such as a 5-4-3-2-1 mapping exercise, that might also work for grad students. Podcast: A Research Pivot, One Year LaterMar 15, 2021 3:00 pm269 views It has been a year of COVID. Grad student podcasters share their funniest Zoom stories and Burning Man expert Caitlin Brooks shares insights on the power of community in times of isolation.Starting a PhD During a PandemicFeb 23, 2021 4:45 pm212 views Starting grad school in the middle of a pandemic has not been easy, but the ISE Department has been incredibly supportive! Leadership Award Winners Share What Inspires Their ServiceFeb 18, 2021 3:45 pm310 views We caught up with the recipient and honorees of the 2020 Graduate Student Leadership Award to ask what inspired them to pursue leadership roles and what is most rewarding about their experience. Their responses are compassionate and inspiring.