Monthly Archives: December 2010

Feliz Año Nuevo – Happy New Year!

Les deseo un feliz año nuevo a todos los lectores del blog de MSPP. ¡Lo mejor para el 2011! I wish all the readers of MSPP blog a happy new year! My best wishes for 2011!

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Nightmare After Christmas: One Student’s Application Process

‘Twas a few days after Christmas, and Jenny was recovering from the busiest semester ever.  Honors courses with 8 hours of homework per day, plus a thesis first draft to do.  With all this on her mind, applying to graduate … Continue reading

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Application Process Memories

I’m home. Winter vacations have just started and I feel deeply blessed of being home, near the ocean, enjoying the perfect caribbean weather at Cancun. I got to see practically my WHOLE family last Saturday: 52 people from all over … Continue reading

Posted in Applying to MSPP, Clinical PsyD

HAPPY HOLIDAYS

Fall semester is officially over–this means that I only have one semester left to complete my Master’s degree!  Next semester I will start my capstone project, which may be a bit overwhelming, but for now I will relax and enjoy … Continue reading

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A 2nd Guest Blog from Judi: Applying to MSPP

Applying to MSPP I chose to apply only to MSPP’s doctoral program, but I had been in graduate school twice before and I had an idea of what the process would involve.  Not surprisingly, the application process for MSPP was … Continue reading

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Application Advice

Once you decide that you’d like to apply to MSPP, I recommend checking out the website to make sure that you meet the pre-requisites (http://mspp.edu/admissions/apply/counseling-psych-ma.asp).  For the 2011-2012 academic year the application deadline for general consideration into the M.A. Counseling … Continue reading

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8 Useful Tips!

It’s that time of the year…application time! A time filled with tracking down professors for recommendation letters, writing essays, sitting in front of your blank computer screen, and making the decision to continue your education.  Applying to a doctoral program can … Continue reading

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Cynthia Lucero’s Mom Interview Part I and II – English Version

These entry was originally posted in Spanish in two parts. Part I We thank Alex and Marta, Cynthia’s relatives, for making this interview possible and providing an opportunity so that more people we can learn from the great message that … Continue reading

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Holiday Spirit

I had something to look forward to after my 9 hours of classes this Monday–A holiday gift swap with MSPP students!  Some ladies and I got together at one of their houses, ordered pizza, unwound, and exchanged presents!  This was … Continue reading

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Unique Experiences at My Internship

Last week at my internship we had a holiday cook-off—clinical versus administrative!  I was recruited last minute to bring in something because a clinician wasn’t able to, so I had my boyfriend whip up some of his tasty deviled eggs … Continue reading

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