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Christina H., from East Lansing, MI, is studying biological and biomedical sciences with a major in physiology. She is currently on the executive board of the Pre-Student Medicine Association as well as a member of the Michigan State University health advocate peer mentoring program, which promotes awareness of health issues on campus. Christina also serves as the Secretary of the Student Advisory Council. Outside of school, Christina was a hurricane relief volunteer in New Orleans, LA through Alternative Spring Break and Habitat for Humanity. To prepare for her future career in medicine, she has also attended a D.O. job shadow which gave her two full days of exposure to surgical procedures, hospital rounds and patient examinations.
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Caitlin H., from Spring Valley, WI, is interested in majoring in social sciences, natural resources and conservation, and environmental studies. Caitlin was the 2008 MVP Intern for the National Guard Documentary program, where she led a film crew and produced several student films. She also has volunteered at her local women’s shelter, coordinated community service projects, including leading groups of high school student volunteers at the Leech Lake Indian Reservation, and helped run the Midwest Organic Farming Convention. Currently, Caitlin serves meals at a local soup kitchen and teaches English to Ethiopian and Somali refugees. In her spare time Caitlin also participates in her school’s drumline!
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Eric C., from Rigby, ID, is studying biological and biomedical sciences with a major in biochemistry/biophysics and molecular biology and medicine. You can view Eric’s winning print ad here.
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Phil D., from Imperial, MO, is a digital communication and journalism major. His goal is to attend a graduate program where he can continue his passion for new media and digital studies. He is currently a WebsterLEADS scholar and spent time in Phetchaburi, Thailand teaching English in 2009. You can view Phil’s winning video ad here.
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