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Roger Johnston

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Higher Education & Also Security & Engineering
Oswego, IL
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Beatrice M. May 20, 2016 592 views

How do you become a Physicist or Scientist?

How do you become a professor or scientist under an institution? Do they invite you to become one? Or do you apply? And if you do apply, exactly how? #science #physics...

#astronomy

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Lisamarie G. Oct 20, 2016 525 views

I'm really not sure if a stem career is right for me, I love math and science and absolutely adore the thought of getting paid to do what i love! Is there a way for me to know i want to make sure this is what i want how can i be sure?

I have an ap calculus class and it's giving me trouble i thought i loved math but this has me pulling my hair out! anyway how can i teach this is i cannot do it myself, or am i thinking too far ahead? should i give it time does it get easier should i just push through and hope for brighter...

#chemistry #ukraine #mathematics #chemical-engineering #physics

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Erik C. Oct 22, 2016 507 views

What kinds of collage subjects should i try taking first for my degree?

I'm trying to go into chemical engineering (maybe even general chemistry) but I have only a basic idea of what class subjects I'm going to have to take in order to fully understand my field. If anyone can give me advise on what types of classes to take my freshman or sophomore year I would very...

#chemistry #chemical-engineering

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Deshona R. Oct 26, 2016 632 views

How are stem jobs different from regular jobs?

I have been in stem since 9th grade year and I'm wondering how are stem jobs different from regular jobs. Does stem jobs provide better benefits and a more creative way to be successful in a career than job that is not stem? #stem...

#stemcareers

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Esther A. Jan 17, 2018 364 views

What are some challeges mechanical engineers face when working?

It's still taking me a while to figure out whether this will be the best career for me. I want to know eveything before I finish college. #mechanical-engineering...

#engineering

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William K. Jan 17, 2018 284 views

Is WSU widely recognized in the engineering community?

I'm looking to go into a career in engineering, and I've applied to UW, but am also applying to WSU as a backup. My GPA is well above 3.5, so I know that I can get into UW for sure (they have guaranteed admission for those with a GPA of 3.5 or greater). If I don't make it into engineering at...

#mechanical-engineering #engineering

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Valerie R. Jun 30, 2018 357 views
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Sandra G. Aug 14, 2018 253 views

What should I do to help me study better and be more productive during study time?

I really struggle to stay focused during my study time even if it is in the library or in quiet spaces. I have tried listening to music but finding the right song is distracting. Any suggestions?...

#studytips

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Alex B. Nov 19, 2020 207 views

How do you begin the graduate school search as a physics major?

I am a current junior in college planning to graduate next year, and am looking for advice on how to begin the search for schools. #career-path #physics #graduateschool #gradschool #application #school #college #astronomy...

#junior

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JWILLY H. Mar 18 117 views

Would you say that trying to figure out what career you want to pursue when your young is helpful later in life

I am a middle school student who wants to know if thinking about your career when your young is good or if you should wait to worry about careers and jobs until later in life. #career #future #career-path...

#life

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angel O. Mar 19 233 views