Author Archives: Sanjana

Springing into Sprints!

We’re halfway through the semester! The past month has kept me busy with implementation projects, sprints, design projects, and so much more. The Sprint format for this semester has been really beneficial for my project, MilkyWaves. I’ve benefitted a lot … Continue reading

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We’re back!!

After a month of winter break that felt incredibly empty without GMI, I was so excited to return to Rice, catch up with the rest of the group, and get back into the swing of things. We are three weeks … Continue reading

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Semester’s End

The end of the semester is always a roller coaster, and this one has been no exception. I’ve been incredibly busy with wrapping up projects and classes and making sure that I’m hitting the goals I put forward earlier in … Continue reading

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Getting into a Groove

This past month has been extremely busy, and I’ve been learning so much! All of our classes have picked up pace, and I’ve gotten into a groove with all of my projects. Most of my time and energy has been … Continue reading

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Projects and Progress

The last weeks have been spent attending conferences and career fairs, and working hard on our projects (along with a little pie-making). It’s been incredibly busy but also tons of fun! In October, I had the opportunity to attend the … Continue reading

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Back to Rice!

This first month back at Rice has been challenging, rewarding, and full of surprises. Being back at Rice as a graduate student has been quite an adjustment, but I think I am finally getting the hang of things. Implementation projects, … Continue reading

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The End of an Incredible Summer

  On the morning of our flight out to Costa Rica, way back in May, I was a bit of a mess. I had known this day was fast approaching, but I still hadn’t quite wrapped my head around the … Continue reading

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The Final Push

I had another week full of reading, writing, and learning! My supervisors returned this week, and I had the opportunity to meet with them to discuss wrapping up the internship. Because I began working on my projects while they were … Continue reading

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Week 9: Taking Charge

This week was a little slower for me! Because my supervisors are out of town, I was, unfortunately, unable to do much hands-on work at the office. Instead, I had to be more proactive in finding things to do. I … Continue reading

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Week 8: Accountability

We are halfway through the internship! This week, I spent more time on the production floor. We were performing a confirmation build for one of Boston Scientific’s new catheters. Our goal was to test different curing conditions in order to … Continue reading

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