The Concours d’Elegance dates back to 17th Century French aristocracy, who paraded horse-drawn carriages in the parks of Paris during Summer weekends and holidays. Over time, carriages became horseless and the gatherings became a competition among automobile owners to be judged on the appearance of their automobiles – according to Wikipedia. This year in Balatonfüred, […]
Seems like I can’t stop myself. Over the weekend I became a member of a small comittee aimed at organising a very nice and exceptional classic car meeting in Balatonfüred. What’s this got to do with my PhD? Oh, a lot. Allow me to invite you back in time. 18 years ago in 1997 I […]
So I had my supervision and guess what. My professor acknowledged my work, but asked me nicely to tidy it up a bit. That was 8 days ago.
Being a Distance Learning student has its advantages and disadvantages. Facebook groups, mailing lists et. al. can’t make up for the lack of a participating in live debates. But that is the price one has to pay if he’s going to chase his dreams. This was put into sharp focus on Friday evening. Usually I […]
It has been quite a few weeks since I did anything in regards to my PhD. And this will be the topic of this blog entry. Back in November, when I started my blog, I mentioned that I am now over 40, have a career and I try to find time for my PhD thesis. […]