pregnant in grad school

July 19, 2015
pregnant in grad school

Pregnant in Grad School: How to Balance

Pregnant in graduate school? Congratulations, but with a caveat. That’s how many pregnant women in graduate school feel. You get all kinds of comments, don’t you? As Sarah Kenkzior quips in the Vitae 2014 article Should You Have a Baby in Grad School?: “A pregnant belly…sticks out like a middle finger to others’ expectations.”   Whether expected or not, you became pregnant during your schooling as a graduate student, and you’re keeping this baby. In parallel, you plan to continue pursuing your studies – you chose this route, and worked hard to figure out the best place to do your […]