life, my life in Germany

Survival of The Fittest

Remember Darwin’s Theory on natural selections? Yeah, that theory more or less describes my current situation here in Germany. Yesterday a German colleague of mine asked : “Are you enjoy being in Germany?” I answered : “Yes I’m trying to get adapted with the Germans now”. An honest one, isn’t it? I’m not facing any… Continue reading Survival of The Fittest

life

2018 : A Brand New Year

It’s been a few years I didn’t made any resolutions to starting -off new years. It doesn’t mean that I don’t have targets to be reached. In fact, I become more productive without being burdened by resolutions and thus I achieve more. 2017 has been awesome. I believe 2018 will be much more awesome and… Continue reading 2018 : A Brand New Year

academic related, life, my life in Germany, Road to PhD

[Sharing] First Things First

Halo! Tidak terasa sudah 1 bulan lebih saya tinggal di Jerman. Sudah mulai bisa beradaptasi dengan segala keteraturan di sini. Walaupun beberapa kali hampir ketabrak sepeda karena (tidak sengaja) berjalan di jalur merah, diklakson mobil gara-gara jalan di sebelah kiri (harusnya jalan di kanan), nyeberang tengoknya kiri di jalur yang harusnya tengok kanan. Sempat terkaget-kaget… Continue reading [Sharing] First Things First

academic related, life, my life in Germany, Road to PhD

Step 1 : German Language Course

Seperti yang sudah saya ceritakan di post sebelumnya, saya memulai perjalanan studi S3 di Jerman ini dengan belajar bahasa Jerman. Awalnya saya berpikir "ngapain sih belajar bahasa Jerman segala padahal kan nanti saya akan menulis thesis dalam bahasa Inggris?" Eitss..jangan salah..setelah sampai di sini saya baru menyadari bahwa begitu banyak orang Jerman yang tidak bisa… Continue reading Step 1 : German Language Course