Monthly Archives: June 2012

Sometimes it is Greek: Troglodyte

Each week, “It’s not GREek!” will discuss a new word likely to appear on the GRE.  We aim not only to give you a new word to memorize, but also to provide you with some background and etymological history to … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight: MFA in Film Production at Boston University

As part of a new series, “It’s not GREek!” will be interviewing current graduate students about why they picked their program, their experiences in graduate school, and what they hope to do with their degree.  Today, we spoke with Joe, … Continue reading

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Sometimes it is Greek: Pusillanimous

Each week, “It’s not GREek!” will discuss a new word likely to appear on the GRE.  We aim not only to give you a new word to memorize, but also to provide you with some background and etymological history to … Continue reading

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Using Social Media to Your Advantage in Graduate School Admissions

Recently, we showed you how to clean up your Google search results for graduate schools.  Now that your Google search results make you look like the most erudite person on the planet, or at least, in your friend group, we’re … Continue reading

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Sometimes it is Greek: Nabob

Each week, “It’s not GREek!” will discuss a new word likely to appear on the GRE.  We aim not only to give you a new word to memorize, but also to provide you with some background and etymological history to … Continue reading

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Unconventional Graduate School Experience: Peace Corps Master’s International Program

Are you thinking that both the Peace Corps and graduate school are likely to be in your future?  If so, the Peace Corps Master’s International Program could be a great way for you to combine these interests.  The Master’s International … Continue reading

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Sometimes it is Greek: Mephitic

Each week, “It’s not GREek!” will discuss a new word likely to appear on the GRE.  We aim not only to give you a new word to memorize, but also to provide you with some background and etymological history to … Continue reading

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“Should I Retake the GRE?”

Let’s say you took the old GRE a couple years ago, and are thinking about applying to graduate schools this fall.  Should you take the new GRE if you already took the old GRE? All GRE scores, from the old … Continue reading

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