Katherine Kuzma-Beck

An academic mom.

In June of 2015, I was on the brink of turning 29 and had just signed all the papers to become the new owner of our little house by the ocean. A week later, I would be fully enrolled in a doctoral program. I have never done things small. Today, I am on the brink …

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I am 15 weeks pregnant. And I just submitted my doctoral comprehensive exam. All 50 pages of its 13,000-word glory which I wrote when I spent much of the writing period in bed battling the worst flu I think I have ever had. Getting sick when you’re pregnant is kind of one of those sick …

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