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Why DO I want to go to grad school anyway?

So on Friday I took the GRE (totally rocked it, btw…well maybe I shouldn’t pass judgment until I see my writing scores…) Anyway, now that that’s over I’ve been working on personal statements. For one of my schools I have … Continue reading

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Universities should probably have correct info on their websites…

Well hello there new layout. (And yes, that’s my beloved Minneapolis in the header there.) So this week I decided to double check on all my potential graduate schools and make sure that there are no prerequsite course requirements that … Continue reading

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My problem is not that I don’t know what to do with my life…

It’s that I don’t know how to get there. It’s also that I want to do everything. *sigh* Here’s what we know: 1) I do NOT want a career in academia. My boss, who is kind of a big deal, … Continue reading

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Done and Done

Today, at approximately 8:45 am, I turned in my last final (Molecular Biology of Cancer), and at that moment I was done with college. Sure, commencement is on Saturday at 7:30 pm. But I’m done. There is nothing else left … Continue reading

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Research and Internships

It is EXTREMELY important to get experience in your desired field while you’re in college. I know you’ve heard this before, and I know you are sitting there going “I know, I know!” I’m also sure many of you are planning to head off to graduate school or medical school, and therefore think you only need one kind of experience. That’s not entirely true. Continue reading

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