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D1 Year in the Covid-19 Pandemic:

What has it been like for D1’s starting dental school during a nationwide pandemic? Every pre-dental has an idea of what they’re looking...

COVID-19: Transitioning in dental school

Like most dental students, I am a go getter. I have a million and one things to get done at any given time but that’s how I choose to...

Are you sure you want to be a dentist?

It feels like yesterday that I was walking in to admitted students’ day! I remember the pit in my stomach but also the excitement I felt....

Strengths and Weaknesses

D2 year at University of Buffalo means early mornings and long nights in our pre-clinic. From endodontics to indirect restorations and...

So what exactly is ASDA?

I found myself asking this question a lot as a pre-dental student. I was still confused on what exactly ASDA was until I got to dental...

Self-Care in Dental School

In my book there are two ways students get through dental school; complete panic or to make the most of it. I am writing this post from...

Bec and Call: Growing Pains

The first day of Cariology lab was a blur, 94 confused D1s ran back and forth between the wet lab and our stations, punching rubber dams...

Bec and Call: Give Kids a Smile

Upon moving from Queens to Buffalo, one of the first things that I noticed was the willingness of Buffalonians to help; whether it was...

Bec and Call: ASDA Buffalo Pre-Dental Column

Dental school is a funny place, it’s almost like a time warp. I find myself referring to “last semester” until someone corrects me and...

Bec and Call: ASDA Buffalo Pre-Dental Column

What D1s wish we knew before Dental School I’m Rebecca, or Bec for short, and if I weren’t going to be a dentist, I would have been an...