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Remington Poulin

09.15.15

The opportunity to see many of the animals in their native environment, in addition to dissecting them, was an opportunity that few others around the world would get, and looking back at my time at UH, it is one of the unique opportunities that enhanced my education the most.

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11/02/2015 at 12:25pm

Jordan Wang

09.09.15

There is something incredibly satisfying in helping others achieve their goals whether it be learning how to make a layup in basketball, figuring out the SN1 and SN2 substitution mechanisms of organic chemistry, or gaining admittance to medical school.

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09/17/2015 at 11:22am

Jessica Bartlett

07.08.15

The first time I visited the University of Hawaii at Manoa campus, I was a junior in high school.  Exploring my future college options, my family took a vacation to Oahu to check out the university.

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07/08/2015 at 1:55pm

Van Velasco

01.26.15

Five years ago at this time of the morning I would have been putting on a lab apron, layers of nitrile gloves, protective sleeves, and grabbing a bottle of EtOH (ethanol) to sterilize my workspace.

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01/26/2015 at 3:14pm

Danielle Jayewardene, Ph.D.

12.17.14

The year was 2000 and I had a freshly earned biology undergraduate degree in hand from the University of London (King’s College London), but with no idea as to what I wanted to do in life. 

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12/17/2014 at 9:48am

Cameron Dabney

11.18.14

I knew at a very young age that I wanted to become a marine biologist.

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11/19/2014 at 12:36pm

Chuong Tran, M.D.

10.23.14

My road to medicine started early in life, inspired by my grandfather who was a family physician and my role model.

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11/07/2014 at 9:06am

Kaipo Perez III, Ph.D.

09.19.14

I studied the flora and fauna at Kahaluˈu Bay, Hawaiˈi so that these resources may be forever perpetuated. 

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11/07/2014 at 9:05am

Derek Wong, M.P.H., M.B.A.

08.27.14

Growing up, I thought life would be just to graduate high school, major something in the health sciences, continue to medical school, be a doctor, and that’s it.  

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08/28/2014 at 9:38am

Victoria Tan, M.D.

07.22.14

I dreamed of being a doctor since high school. At the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa (UHM), I decided to major in biology because I had an interest in medicine, but also because my interest was in that subject. 

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07/22/2014 at 10:50am

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