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Mark Halim (1 Posts)

Mark Halim is a 2nd year medical student at the University of California, Riverside School of Medicine. He is interested in clinical and public health research, and passionate about being involved in his community throughout his education and career. He always enjoys learning from his colleagues and peers, and hopes to take every opportunity as an opportunity for learning and growth. As he continues to learn, he hopes to contribute something that may benefit others.




You Matter

In October 2015, someone I love very much lost someone truly special to them. I had just started medical school and this news really jerked things into perspective. Life is not a passive force; it is something we are meant to live.

Words and Games at the Centers for Disease Control

To culminate a year rife with political turmoil, one final wildfire swept the nation at the close of 2017. After initial reports from inside the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) suggesting that it had received instruction to forbid the usage of seven words in its budget formulations, media outlets and the general public took en masse to declare a state of Orwellian emergency.

Ibukunoluwa Araoye Ibukunoluwa Araoye (4 Posts)

Contributing Writer

The Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science


Ibukunoluwa Araoye grew up in Lagos, Nigeria up till completion of high school. He attended the University of Evansville in South Indiana and graduated with a degree in Neuroscience, having a minor in Music Studies. His love for performance art continued after moving to Chicago for graduate school and later medical school as he completed half of the acting program at Second City Chicago. He considers himself to be an introspective and values new approaches to thinking of and discussing various topics.