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Week 4: The best kind of learning isn’t from textbooks

This past week was completely devoted to our implementation project! The implementation project was created by last year’s Rice students who identified a need with peritoneal dialysis patients. We were given their background research and Solidworks designs with dimensions. The … Continue reading

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Week 3: Plasma rockets, Dialysis, and Sunburns

This week we traveled for 3 hours to Guanacaste to stay at Earth University for the next two weeks. This school is founded on sustainability and entrepreneurship, teaching young leaders agricultural skills so they can further cultivate economic and environmental … Continue reading

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Week 2: Ready, Fire, Aim!

This past week has felt like a month in the best way possible. Every day is long, but filled with very important information. Dr. Matthew Wettergreen joined us for two days of clinical observation and later lectured for four days … Continue reading

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Orientation and Travels to Costa Rica

Hello everyone! If we’ve never met before and you’ve stumbled across my blog, I hope you’re entertained with my thoughts, experiences, and embarrassing story recaps. Welcome, Pura Vida, and let’s get started. On May 30th, I met the individuals I’ll … Continue reading

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