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Life Is Tough And Then You Graduate

Life Is Tough And Then You Graduate

Life Is Tough And Then You Graduate

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Cham, Jorge;  
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Education > Students & Student Life
Humor > Form > Comic Strips & Cartoons
Publisher
Piled Higher & Deeper Publications
ISBN-13
9780972169523
ISBN-10
0972169520
Publish
2005-04
Pages
152
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19.68 * 1.27 * 23.5
Format
Paperback
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Product Description

This book is the second collection of the popular comic strip Piled Higher and Deeper, which chronicles life (or the lack thereof) in grad school. Includes the popular strip series "Procrastin-X", "Grad school makes you dumber", "The Thesis Zone" and Mike Slackenerny's improbable thesis defense. Bonus features include never-before published strips, author notes and a foreword by Karl Marx. Whether you managed to escape grad school, are struggling through it, or are thinking of applying to it, Piled Higher and Deeper will have you lauging and crying at the same time. Piled Higher and Deeper is published online at www.phdcomics.com, where it receives over 1.8 million page views a month from grad students all over the world.

About the Author

Jorge Cham escaped with a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University, and is now an Instructor at Caltech.

Review

You’ll laugh and wince at this smart comic strip, which feels your pain, your panic... and your departmental politics. --USATODAY.com, June 2004

(Praise for Piled Higher and Deeper) "Hilarious." --The Chronicle of Higher Education chronicle.com, August 2003

"Jorge Cham makes the daily grind just a bit more tolerable" --Stanford Magazine, July 2004