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"Keep doing what you do."
"Nothing. An info packet was given that had plenty of information about the school and surroundings."
"keep up the great work!"
"Tell us about yourself"
"Why dentistry and what have you done to explore it?"
""Tell us about yourself..." "
"Tell us a bit about yourself."
"why dentistry and what have you done to explore dentistry?"
"Why do you want to be a dentist?"
"Why do you want to be a dentist and what have you done to investigate the field."
"Why dentistry and what have you done to investigate the field?"
"Why do you want to become a dentist"
"Why do I want to be a dentist?"
"What do you do on your free time?"
"Tell me about yourself"
"What are your hobbies?"
"Name a book you've recently read and what you've gained from it. "
"Why do you want to be a dentist and what have you done to explore the field of dentistry?"
"Why did you really choose dentistry?"
"What are some of your strenths?"
"What are your goals outside of dentistry? "
"What do you do to relax. For me, after a big test like that, I would isolate myself for around 30 minutes to gather my thoughts and then go out and celebrate that we're done with it. They seemed taken aback by the thought of a person doing that and I imagine they expected "go out and party it up with the group" or something along those lines."
"It was more just a conversation. We talked about animals a lot."
"So you play (insert instrument here)?"
"Discuss a failure of yours."
""So how did you end up in Tennessee?" "
"What did you encounter in the field of dentistry that you did not expect during your exposure to the career of dentistry (ie. during your time shadowing, assisting, etc)?"
"I was asked only three questions... Why do you want to be a dentist? What did you do to explore dentistry? and What do you do for fun?"
"Nothing besides the usual..."
"I was asked about my hand-eye coordination in regards to my current job and sports background."
"It was totally laid back. They just opened the floor up to me and asked me to discuss why I want to be a dentist and what I've done to investigate the field. They also asked me what types of work and activities I like to do with my hands."
"How do you approach adversities?"
"Why I wanted to be a dentist, and what quality or characteristic I would most like to change about myself."
"Had I ever considered medical school in the past?"
"Tell us about your life experiences."
"No questions were unexpected. They were all really straight forward and easy!"
"None. They were all basic questions.. Where do I see myself in 10 years, Why do I want to become a dentist.. Nothing I haven't heard before. "
"How did you come top choose dentistry as a career?"
"What do you like to do in your free time?"
"Have you shadowed general dentists because you will likely not have high enough grades to specialize and will end up a general dentist."
"Nothing out of the ordinary."
"I majored in a technical field- explain what your major is."
"Tell me about a book that you recently read and how it affected you as a person."
"One of the interviewers asked what the last book i read was."
"Tell us about the time you spent on a nuclear submarine while you were in the U.S. Navy."
"What was the last book you read"
"The interview was very straight forward. No crazy questions. "
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