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Student Experience Blogs

Get a first-hand account of life at National University through our student bloggers. Learn about classes, studying, campus life, and surrounding communities as they share their experiences with you. Follow their journeys from students to professionals.

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Andrea Otken
Doctor of Chiropractic student at our Florida site

"I love the fact that I've found a lot of my interests supported here at NUHS. Even though I'm a bit of a 'hippie' when it comes to my approach to people and medicine, I'm deeply rooted in the sciences."

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Erin Emley
Doctor of Chiropractic student at our Illinois campus

"I had the opportunity to work for and shadow the person that inspired me to pursue chiropractic, my older brother. The passion he displayed for his craft was contagious, and I quickly realized that a career in the health care field was right for me."

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Juli Yelnick
Master of Science in Oriental Medicine student

"I began the MSOM program in the fall of 2012, and I continue to enjoy that journey today. In addition to attending the evening AOM classes, I teach World Culture and American History classes at the college level."

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McKenzie Mescon
Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine student

"My choice to attend NUHS was based on the integrated, collaborative learning environment, the academic rigor, and the location. NUHS has been a fabulous school for me because of its challenging classes, articulate professors, and, most of all, the community."

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Deb Cascio
Massage Therapy admissions coordinator 

Deb is the Admissions Coordinator for undergraduate degree programs and certificates. Follow her "TouchPoints" blog to stay current on the latest happenings in the world of massage therapy.

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Opening Doors: A Biomedical Science Blog
Bachelor of Biomedical Science perspectives

Notes, thoughts, news and information on the Bachelor in Biomedical Science
degree program at NUHS.