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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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The Light at the End of the Tunnel

The Light at the End of the Tunnel It's unbelievable how fast time has flown! It truly feels like it was just yesterday I was submitting my application to vet school, checking and double checking to make sure all of my information and essays were in order. Honestly, the 3 months I had to wait for a decision letter feels longer than the 3 years I've been here! I can't believe it, but here I am, preparing to submit my tracking request and 4th year clinical electives! As most of you know, the 4th year of veterinary school at Texas A&M is very different from the first three years. The most alarming change is the lack of a summer break! That's right, 3rd year will end on a Friday, and 4th year clinical rotations will begin on the following Monday. In one week, I will officially submit my request to track a small animal career choice. Other options include large animal, mixed animal (half large and half small), and alternative practice. Up to this point, we are trained and educate... (Read More)