6. So you can put 40 initials after your name.
DO IT. It’s not tacky and nobody will think you’re a pretentious prick. At all.
11. Partying with people your own age.
Everyone is of drinking age. Maybe they’re even married or starting a second career. Just. Like. You. So get to it. Also, it’s not called partying when you’re in grad school. It’s called NETWORKING.
20. Travel for an actual purpose.
“Studying how soccer impacts the economy and culture of a tiny island near Bali that the world hasn’t heard about yet but will after you publish your thesis.” It’s like going on vacation, without using vacation days.