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UK Spring Tour: Jorge will be speaking at 4 UK Universities April 15-19!
Apr. 15 - Imperial College London
Apr. 16 - Uni. Southampton
Apr. 17 - Cardiff Uni.
Apr. 18 - Uni. Portsmouth
NC STATE + UCONN: Jorge will be speaking at NC State (6pm, March 27, Hunt Library) and at U. Conn. (5:30pm, March 28, Student Union) this week! Come on by or tell your friends who go to these schools!
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"Piled Higher and Deeper" (PhD) is the comic strip about life
(or the lack thereof) in academia. "Piled Higher and Deeper" the
comic strip has appeared in The Stanford Daily for the past nine
years, and in the MIT, Carnegie Mellon University and Caltech
newspapers among others. The strip has appeared or been featured
in the journal Nature, the Chronicle of Higher Education, IEEE
Potentials magazine, Math Horizons magazine, Stanford Magazine
and Canada's The Peer Review magazine among others, and has been
linked to by USA Today's and The Washington Posts websites. Three
collections of the strips have been published: "Piled Higher and
Deeper: A Graduate Student Comic Strip Collection" (ISBN 0-9721695-0-4)
was first published in June 2002, and collects the first five
years of the strip; "Life is tough and then you graduate: The