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The Hanson Brother’s lesser known hit single.

Here’s the deal: I’ll be starting my junior year of college in the fall. Which means senior year is only a little more than a year away. 422 more words


First Post!

Hi, my name is Sam, and I want to be a doctor when I grow up.

This probably surprised a few of the people who know me in real life, because in high school I was definitely more of a fine arts person. 587 more words

About Me

Year One in Review, Part One: Fall Semester Almost Killed Me

Its summertime now and the air is filled with relief from all the college students who successfully made it through another semester.  I’m right there with them; the first two days after finals I’m pretty sure I just slept and watched Netflix all day.  1,575 more words


What it feels like to take the MCAT

The Medical College Admissions Test has long been considered the crucible of medical school. Let’s say it all together now: the MCAT is hard. 491 more words



My brain is constantly bustling with thoughts, ones I know I should write down but never actually do. LittlemissDOit is my attempt at harnessing, at least, the thoughts surrounding my greatest challenge: becoming a doctor. 72 more words


"Selection," or transplant review board

I’ve been able to sit in transplant review board (BCM), or selection (Cedars), several times at two academic institutions over the past year. This session occurs weekly in a conference room setting. 530 more words


How drawing class led me on the PA path

I thought I discovered my love for science in high school, in the sharp, formaldehyde smell of anatomy lab, and the warm afternoons in chemistry. Even though I’d chosen art as my career path, I still took an astronomy elective my senior year, mixed among graphic design and painting classes. 471 more words