Apartment Hunting Part 1: Choosing the Right Apartment

As I'm nearing the end of my first apartment lease, I wanted to compile a list of considerations when searching for a rental for future reference and for others who are new to renting and don't know where to begin. THINGS TO CONSIDER: Cost: Consider the monthly rent and additional fees: application fees, security deposit, … Continue reading Apartment Hunting Part 1: Choosing the Right Apartment

Medical School Application Timeline

Before reading this, remember that everyone's journey to medical school is different. Don't feel pressured to apply because everyone else is doing it or because it's when you're "supposed to". Apply when you feel ready. However, once you decide to start the application cycle for that year, it's a commitment. Crafting the perfect personal statement, … Continue reading Medical School Application Timeline

A Med Student’s Wishlist

Starbucks/ Bubble tea Giftcards: A gift your student will appreciate whether it's for the 8th straight hour of studying or a little pick-me-up. Low Maintenance Plants: Houseplants help remove indoor pollutants while uplifting one's mood and boosting productivity. Air plants, succulents, devil's ivy, and snake plants are almost indestructible and provide many benefits. They're a … Continue reading A Med Student’s Wishlist