Author Archives: Astrid Cabrera

Keeping up with your connections

As future professionals, we all know the importance networking and making connections have for our career paths, but maintaining your connections is just as important as gaining them. So what is needed to maintain your connections? Well, first of all, … Continue reading

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WHAT IN THE WORLD IS MCAT?!

If you are like me, then your knowledge of the MCAT is very scarce.Even though my dream is to become a pediatric doctor (specific field pending ;)) MCAT was always something I would do in the future, and now that … Continue reading

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Life as a Pre-Med Student

I am a senior at the University of Maryland College Park here at USG, studying Biological Sciences. Becoming a Biology major wasn’t a simple decision, and during my first two years at Montgomery College, I was very indecisive about my … Continue reading

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Bones Day

What can determine if we have a good or bad day? Usually, it could be the weather, an exam, or any news received.  But what if it could be determined by a dog’s ability to sit straight? A new tik … Continue reading

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5 Key Steps to Motivation

Keeping yourself motivated is one of the hardest things to do. It is so easy to become discouraged or overwhelmed. Every student has their own stories and trials, and throughout my educational career with my personal experiences, I have discovered … Continue reading

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Time Management

Studying for any major is tough work, but I congratulate all of you for making it this far! I have always been pretty studious, but I’ve also had a bad habit of keeping everything in order, especially when I take … Continue reading

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Success in Failures

A famous scientist whose name is synonymous with pure genius, where details like his hair or a famous equation will bring a name to mind. If you thought EINSTEIN, then you are correct! Albert Einstein, known for his crazy hair … Continue reading

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