The anxiety of match day really only hit me in full force in the twelve hours prior to when the match results were to be posted. It was bittersweet to be off-duty that weekend, as I unfortunately had too much time to think about all of the possible scenarios that could ensue following whatever this […]
The Grade Paradigm
All my life, I’ve been focused on my grades. In high school, I needed to get good grades to be considered for scholarships and to get into the colleges I applied to. Once in college, I needed good grades to stay competitive for veterinary school admissions. Now that I’m in veterinary school, I still feel […]
What’s the Deal with Internships?
Over the course of the past ten or so years, the number of students participating in veterinary internships after graduation has drastically increased. The increase is surprising because not all of these students are interested in pursuing a residency or specialty. Though the reason why isn’t exactly clear, I speculate it may be because students […]