…This Past Quarter

Contrary to popular belief.. I am still alive 😀 Sadly this is my first post of the year, but I will quickly attempt to make up for lost time and readers. So to get some formalities out of the way and to regain the readers that I may have lost.. I would like to wish everyone…

…Something Fun!

This past week I had another exam…. After countless mornings and night hours of studying, another four hour “marathon” test, It was OVER! And I could finally get some precious sleep and be void of dreams about DNA nucleotide synthesis or the highly regulated biochemistry pathways of gluconeogenesis (And yeah I actually do dream about those things…..

….Randomness!

So this post may seem a little random but… Councilor’s Student Pavilion is really amazing! I’m actually in it right now as I’m typing this and I just realized that its an awesome place! The Student Pavilion has a great study atmosphere (with headphones of course!), that has really comfortable chairs or tables that are…

Beginning of the End of the Beginning

I’ll start with the best part: Friday, I presented my thesis proposal––and passed! I’ve spent the rest of the weekend being ecstatic. Typically, the response from others follows a somewhat less enthusiastic motif. “Wow, that’s great…what does it mean? Do you start med school now?” No, I’m not going to start med school anytime soon,…

….the Marathon Test

“On your mark.. Get set… Go!” Usually those are the thoughts that you have when you start a race. However, these were the thoughts that I had as I started to take my very first exam! The teacher did warn us that the test would be pretty long and that we would have “a good…