This ⬇️
Hanging out at the lab and hearing one of the interns shake off the fear of failing at a scholarship : "Oh, I’ll just spend a year volunteering full time and try again next year, my parents can pay for everything"😬
or going to the bar every week 😬
RT @WryCritic
People say it's the imposter syndrome that makes me feel unwelcome in academica.

I think it's the oversaturation of middle class people in the field. I struggle under…


There are so many times where I am like : "Wow, okay, we definitely don’t belong in the same class".
The contrast with my own life, my family’s, or my poor friends is staggering.
And then you wonder how you can compete against that 🤷
We don’t run from the same starting line.

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