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The Student Perspectives blog is a fresh and realistic snapshot of the life of veterinary medical and biomedical science students.
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Midterms

Midterms For some odd reason, the second year veterinary curriculum reintroduces the midterm concept.  I can't remember the last time I heard a test called a midterm.  It just seems so much more…. foreboding and cumbersome.  To make it more fun, our three midterms/ exams/ whatever you want to call them, are back-to-back this week.  Just like final exams, except we still have to go to class and lab every day.  So, tonight as I sit right in the middle of my study marathon (yes, believe it or not, I studied all day Saturday and Sunday), I decided I needed to look at the bright side of midterms.  Honestly, as I attempted to study three different subjects at once today, the bright side wasn't too hard to find. It's integration.  It's the culmination of years of education that have led us to the point where all knowledge finally starts to mesh.  All day I had those "ooooo that's why I had to learn that" moments where im... (Read More)