A Letter to My Future 5th-Year PhD Self

A gentle reminder to a likely burnt-out, cynical, older version of me.

Our final class reflection, transformed into a word cloud.

Dear Future Me,

I hope you’re doing well, and life is good. I expect that around this time, you are extremely stressed out, finalizing your dissertation and preparing to graduate. I know things might be really hard right now, and I am writing to ensure…

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PhD student at the University of Washington. Interested in human-computer interaction, data visualization, and computer science education.

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Murtaza Ali

Murtaza Ali

PhD student at the University of Washington. Interested in human-computer interaction, data visualization, and computer science education.

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