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A Letter to My Future Son or Daughter: On Studies

Your grandfather used to tell me: It’s ok not to take high school seriously. It’s college that’s most important. While it is true that what matters in your resume are your achievements in college and more importantly, where you went to college and whether or not you got a latin honor, it is in high school that…… Continue reading A Letter to My Future Son or Daughter: On Studies

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 Today marks the beginning of my fourth (and hopefully, Lord-willing, final) year in my undergraduate study. It still feels surreal to me the reality of it all. It’s been four years. Wow. It feels as though it were only yesterday that I was this angsty freshman who refused to make friends with her classmates. Of…… Continue reading

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(Obligatory) Sem-end Post

This post is long overdue but whatever- I’m pursuing this nonetheless. First semester of S.Y. 2014-2015 has FINALLY (I cannot emphasize that enough) come to an end and, man, was it an exhausting semester– physically, emotionally, spiritually, academically. It was one bludgeoning after another. I’m amazed at how I was able to survive the entire semester without…… Continue reading (Obligatory) Sem-end Post

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The more I study on human physiology, cellular biology and even evolutionary biology(!), the more I see and appreciate the intricacies of the parts and mechanisms that make up the human body– from the smallest cell to the largest organ– and how it all functions meticulously (even to the smallest of details) to maintain and support…… Continue reading