Today’s Tuesday with Tulsa blog post comes to us from Meghana R., a biology major from Tulsa, Okla.
It’s back to school I go!
If I had to describe my summer in just 3 words… I couldn’t! This summer has been a whirlwind experience for me, filled with all sorts of eye-opening opportunities and adventures. So, how about 10 words instead? Inspiring, challenging, perspective-altering, humbling, educational, playful, engaging, redefining, best-summer-so-far! I know I went a little overboard, but I promise – it really was that amazing! I interned at the University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine, visited my sister in Boston, vacationed in NYC (I saw If/ Then on Broadway with Idina Menzel! Ya know, she plays Elsa – the one who sings “Let it Go” from Frozen!), and caught up with old friends. And oh yeah. I took the MCAT. No biggie (but actually I’ve been studying for it for an entire semester, so needless to say I’m thrilled that it’s over!). To make a long story short, I finally figured out what I want to do with my life (to practice community medicine/ be a public health leader/ be an educator & advocate for social justice issues – kind of a mouthful, so I’ll have to work on coming up with a shorter title, haha) and had a pretty great time doing it. Continue reading