Giving a Helping Hand

Medicine has come a long way since the days when bloodletting was used to cure disease and mercury was thought to be the secret to immortality. One fascinating practice with an interesting history is replantation, the reattachment of a severed body part. In the Middle Ages, it was considered impossible, as many attempts to restore … Continue reading Giving a Helping Hand


Get to Know Your Prof: Dr. John Di Guglielmo

The Current recently got the chance to sit down and talk with Dr. John Di Guglielmo. Dr. Guglielmo is an associate professor in the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology. Many students might recognize him from courses such as Physiology 3140, Pharmacology 4360, and Physiology 4520. Here’s what he had to say to us. Would you … Continue reading Get to Know Your Prof: Dr. John Di Guglielmo

SSC to USC: a Sitdown with Frank Ye

Frank Ye - a fourth-year Interdisciplinary Medical Sciences student, our former SSC President, has stepped down from the SSC to run as a candidate in the USC presidential race alongside his longstanding friend, Jared Forman. We decided to reach out to get a more personal perspective on his campaign, his story, and most importantly, him … Continue reading SSC to USC: a Sitdown with Frank Ye

Recovering From a Bad Midterm

After a long wait, midterm season is finally ramping up for most Science students. Many of us might be reflecting on midterm grades in the coming weeks. It’s commonly said that grades don’t define oneself, but this might become harder to believe when you’re attending a university with high entrance averages and rigorous programs. If … Continue reading Recovering From a Bad Midterm