Author Archives: Josh

The Finish Line

Reflections Well, here it is. It’s been almost a full year since I began the GMI program. Looking back on the journey, I can wholeheartedly say that this has been a surreal experience. I’ve met some really inspiring and talented … Continue reading

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Networking in the Bay

In the back of all our minds while working on projects and going to class, there is always this looming thing called employment. We do the obvious things like applying online on job postings, reaching out to people through LinkedIn … Continue reading

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Sprint Recap: Barretos Teledermatology Project

So, what exactly is a Sprint? In working on projects, we’ve all hit a snag or potential issue that has stalled progress. To get a product from just an idea on a napkin to a tangible and functioning device takes … Continue reading

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It’s Good to be Back

Picking up where I left off At the end of last semester, I felt as if I was still being highly-effective in the work I was doing. After becoming accustomed to the workflow of GMI, I was hitting that groove … Continue reading

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Fall Semester Wrap-Up

“Time flies when you’re having fun” – A very wise person December is upon us, and boy did it come fast.  I remember around this time last year, there was a period in which time could not have gone any … Continue reading

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Surviving October

The month of October was quite the experience. Halloween wasn’t even the scariest part of the month, the amount of logistical planning that went into our trips and projects were enough to get the blood flowing. Reflection of Barretos Trip … Continue reading

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Accumulating Travel Miles

Welcome to Grad School One of the most amazing and challenging aspects of GMI revolves around the program’s emphasis on condensing the medical device design process into a year’s program. I have gained significant insight into what the medical device … Continue reading

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Start of the Semester

In my brief glimpse of what a job in industry felt like, a recurring thought really put the upcoming semester into perspective. Although the responsibilities and great projects I worked on were fulfilling, I couldn’t help but miss the student … Continue reading

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Hasta Luego Costa Rica

And just like that, our short time in Costa Rica is over. Ten weeks ago, I had many reservations regarding my trip. I had never been away from home for such a long period of time (and in a different … Continue reading

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Week 10: The Mindset of Improvement

With only a few days left in our internship, this week not only revolved around the work that needed to be done for fast-approaching deadlines, but also proved important for establishing a smooth transition post-internship. However, being in such a … Continue reading

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