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How To Deal With Rude Professors

How To Deal With Rude Professors (And Crush Your Class Anyway)

Med school, college, high school, it doesn’t matter where you go, sometimes there are professors you simply dread being around. Studying is hard enough, despite the abrasive personalities. So, how do you deal with rude professors? Do your best to ignore their arrogance or rudeness and concentrate on the task in hand. Treat the scenario …

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Does Being A Pharmacy Technician Look Good For Medical School

Does Being a Pharmacy Technician Look Good for Medical School? (Explained)

You want to make some money but get decent clinical experience at the same time. “Working in pharm could be cool”, you think. “Especially as I’m preparing for med.” But does being a pharmacy technician look good for med school? Having experience as a pharmacy technician can be good when it comes to med school …

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No Extracurricular Activities For Med School? Here’s What to Do…

Failed to rack up any volunteer and shadowing hours as extracurriculars for med school? You wouldn’t be the first! But still, you’re panicked and you want to know what to do… No extracurricular activities for med school? Do this… Contact as many clinical volunteering placements as you can. Search out doctors in your area (or …

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How Many Hours of Research for Medical School Is Best? (Explained)

Research. Sounds both intimidating and boring right? Read around various student forums etc. and you’ll see it’s a fundamental part of med school applications. A necessary evil you’ll need to rack up hours doing… Or is it? How many hours of research for medical school do you actually need? Contrary to popular belief, you don’t …

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Diversity Essay In Medical School

How To Write An Awesome Diversity Essay in Medical School (5 Quick Tips)

Don’t be fooled into thinking your diversity essay in medical school should be about your race or gender. It’s more than that. It’s intended as an exploration of yourself. Putting one together, especially if you feel there’s nothing particularly “unique” about you, is hard. As a cis white male myself, my background (and upbringing) is …

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Varna Medical University

Varna Medical University: 10 Things You Need To Know Before Studying Here (2021)

I’ve been a medical student at Varna (Bulgaria) for four years. I’ve learned a lot in that time and am happy to put this together in the hope it helps future students or anybody else thinking about studying here. Back when I was first starting out, there was very little honest information available like this. …

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