A message for new grad students: It's October. You will have a moment soon where you decide that everyone is way smarter than you, more focused and seems to have their shit together by in a way you aren't, and you will freak out about it.
see also: my 1st semester in a PhD program when I cried in the bathroom during a class break bc I didn't know all the names & theories being dropped in class and I thought everyone else did. spoiler alerts: they didn't. & it didn't matter. new grad students on here: you belong! https://t.co/qQugmpK2l8