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  1. nurses are underpaid for the stuff they have to deal with.
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    Ask a question for the person below you.

    Inception Do you like thunderstorms?
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    Ask a question for the person below you.

    Swimming Which country will win the most medals at the summer olympics?
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    NY Med

    Nurse Marina <3
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    Top 5 Reality shows...

    Hells Kitchen Masterchef
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    I love Taco Bell and Pizza Hut (and am proud of it)

    "I'd rather go on Fear Factor than eat Taco Bell" made me lol
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    RN to MD?

    RN-MD gives the best advice
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    Something good happened to me today...

    Something VERY good happened to me today :)
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    Verifiers?

    Might seem like a silly question, but how do you know if your verifiers are contacted? do you get an email from admission office? or do your verifiers contact you and say "hey UofC just contacted me" ?
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    Med school bohemian rhapsody

    nice. they were all soo good! my personal fave was the piss in my pants video
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    Shopping on a Budget

    +1 for costco and their roast chicken also.. you can go to mcdonalds and get 2 double cheeseburgers for $2.92 lol, their junior chicken sandwiches are like $1.79 too.
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    MMI Video

    All I can say is WOW!!! GREAT VIDEO you guys!! (I kind of want to say it's the best MMI video I've ever watched )
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    Can anyone tell me about nursing at UofA?

    Hi, At UofA, PBL is used, it's called CBL though (context based learning). I guess overall it's a pretty good program as UofA nursing students score the highest on the CRNE board exams. "Natural breaks" are used in determining your clinical grades. Taken from the faculty of nursing document "In a team meeting, the course instructors identify the natural breaks. A natural break is a cut off point in a list of marks. For example, let‟s assume that there were many students who received a score of 78 and that the next best score was 74 followed by many 73s. Seventy-four would be a natural break. The natural break system helps establish those students who will receive A+, A, A-, etc… Finding natural breaks is not the same as bell-curving the marks. Bell curves are not used in the Faculty of Nursing. " In terms of getting a solid GPA, it may be an adjustment at first to do well, but honestly if you work hard on your assignments and you work well in groups, getting a solid GPA is definitely do-able.
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    What's everyone doing? (Vol II)

    Just watched the Kony 2012 video! what are your thoughts?
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