We have formulated a number of useful resources for graduate students, to supplement the mentoring you will receive from your advisor and other faculty members, the Director of Graduate Studies, the Graduate Placement Officer(s), and the graduate-student-led Pedagogy Committee.
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The number one thing that I am most thankful for on a daily basis is the collegiality in the department. You would be hard-pressed to find any negativity or any unhealthy competition, and can instead collaborate and cooperate on pushing research forward. That collegiality has been the main thing that I’ve been thankful for and the main thing that seems to separate Stanford English from a lot of other English departments.