Push Girls

This week I watched the first three episodes of a new show called Push Girls (and on Tumblr here) on The Sundance Channel (Mondays at 10pm). It follows one quadriplegic and three paraplegic young women, who  get around in (“push”) wheelchairs. While the media often focuses on people in wheelchairs immediately after injury, each of the women in… Continue reading Push Girls

Thinking About Interning in Spain

After clicking through a friend’s Facebook pictures from a trip to Spain, I’ve began thinking again about doing one of my clinical internships in the country. I know Columbia has a Medical Spanish elective, so hopefully that will be a big help for me. In high school, I excelled in five years of Spanish classes… Continue reading Thinking About Interning in Spain