Author Archives: Tasha

Wrapping Up the Semester

It’s that time of year again. Christmas decorations popping up in every store, the smell of cinnamon radiating indoors, lights strung on every roof and tree, and temperatures (slightly) dropping. Yes, it’s the start of the holidays. But just before … Continue reading

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Juggling Act

Being a part of GMI means learning how to juggle travel, class work, projects, and now job searching concurrently. October was the month I had been anticipating for a while and I can’t believe it’s finally come to a close! … Continue reading

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My Houstonian Welcome Party

My Houstonian Welcome Party has been filled with humidity, Hurricane Harvey, and healthcare innovation- not to say the three are interconnected but they surely have been the theme of my first month here at Rice. Each unique in its effect … Continue reading

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El Fin (of Summer)

Where to begin? Just a little over three months ago I remember receiving an email from GMI with our flight confirmations to Costa Rica. That’s when it all set in. I felt nervous, excited, eager, and ready- all at the … Continue reading

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Week 10: Patience Is A Virtue

With only one week left, I find myself looking back and contemplating about Week 1 here at our internships. I still recall those feelings that I had on the first few days at a job because of having to learn … Continue reading

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Week 9: Anticipation and Preparation

Everyone knows that when you wear white, you are only bound to get something on it- whether it’s a pen mark or food stain. Well on Wednesday this week I wore a white shirt, with this mentality of course. But … Continue reading

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Week 8: The Intersection of R&D and Manufacturing

Being a part of the Exploratory Phase team in Process Development has exposed me to a diversity of topics and projects happening on the Coyol site, making these past three weeks at Boston Scientific fly by! Although I have done … Continue reading

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Week 7: Getting The Ball Rolling

I always thought I wanted to work in a small company. And maybe I still do. But I have most definitely enjoyed working at Boston Scientific due to the wide access of its large interconnected web of intelligent minds. I … Continue reading

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Week 6: The Intern

Week Six opened up the doors to our final phase of the summer- our internships at Boston Scientific! I couldn’t be more excited to begin gaining industry experience, but at the same time I had so many unanswered questions leading … Continue reading

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Week 5: A Sneak Peak Into Our Boston Scientific Internships

In the past five weeks in Costa Rica, we have taken three short courses that have delved into the entire product development process- covering the front and back ends. As a recap, the first class was taught by Paul Fearis … Continue reading

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