As many in this band of people knows, it's grad school application season. And Feb and March are the high season for bummer form letters and happy OMG run around the house screaming letters. So let us all congratulate GT commenter Astrophy - who just got into grad school at her dream school for a Bridge MA* in Astronomy! Welcome to the dark side :-)
* for those who don't know, Bridge programs are for folks who want to change fields but already have a bachelors in an unrelated-ish topic.