• Medicine

    What’s Grad School like? My Weekly Schedule As A Grad Student

    As I am writing this, I am sitting down at the library in the same chair I’ve been in since 4 hours ago. It’s only been 4 hours because I stopped my 3-hour study session before I go and get lunch with Ryan and our friend, Joey. So lots of sitting and studying. that’s grad school. Kinda. Today is one of my study days, and honestly, I’m writing this so that I can take a bit of a break 😉 Despite my long day at the library, I am really enjoying grad school. Sure, it’s a lot of work, but isn’t everything in life? And it’s doable. I’m a first-year…

  • Medicine

    Why I’m Becoming A PA Instead of Becoming A Doctor

    I’ve been slacking a bit at publishing blog posts lately because I have been preparing for applying to PA school! CASPA (The Central Application Service for Physician Assistants) opens their application cycle April 25th. And the sooner you get your application in, the better. So while I haven’t been writing on the blog, I’ve been writing my personal statement. 🙂 I will definitely be posting more in the future about my journey to becoming a PA. I also have many tips that I wish I would’ve known in hindsight that I look forward to sharing! But today, I want to talk about why I became a PA in the first…