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Author Bauer, Justin L. (Justin Lawrence), 1990- author.

Title What every science student should know / Justin L. Bauer, Yoo Jung Kim, Andrew H. Zureick, and Daniel K. Lee.

Publication Info. Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2016.
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 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    507.1173 BAU    Available
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Description xi, 283 pages ; 22 cm.
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Series Chicago guides to academic life
Chicago guides to academic life.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Welcome to the world of college science -- How to manage college life -- How to excel in your STEM courses -- Choosing a STEM major -- Conducting scientific research -- Beyond your bachelor's degree -- STEM in the real world -- In conclusion.
Summary "What Every Science Student Should Know is the perfect personal mentor for any aspiring scientist, meant to help students avoid pitfalls while providing much-needed encouragement. It covers the entire college experience including choosing a major, mastering study skills, doing scientific research, finding a job, and most important, how to foster and keep a love of science. This guide is a distillation of the authors' own experiences as recent science graduates, bolstered by years of research and interviews with successful scientists and other science students. The authorial team includes former editors-in-chief of the prestigious Dartmouth Undergraduate Journal of Science. All have weathered the ups and downs of undergrad life--and all are still pursuing STEM careers. Forthright and empowering, What Every Science Student Should Know is brimming with insider advice on how to excel as both a student and a scientist"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Science -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- United States.
Universities and colleges -- United States -- Graduate work.
Academic achievement -- United States.
Added Author Kim, Yoo Jung, 1991- author.
Zureick, Andrew H. (Andrew Harrison), 1991- author.
Lee, Daniel K. (Daniel Kwangsuk), 1991- author.
ISBN 9780226198743 (cloth ; alk. paper)
022619874X (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780226198880 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
022619888X (pbk. ; alk. paper)
Standard No. 99974846402

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