Katelyn Bloomquist

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  • Life and lessons as an “extenuating circumstances” student

    At the beginning of my sophomore year at Carnegie Mellon University, I began having a myriad of strange symptoms. I developed a tremor in both of my hands, I couldn’t think straight, and my heart rate was recorded to be 170, 180, even over 200 beats per minute at times when I was sitting down doing absolutely nothing. And every time I brought this up to a friend, family member, or medical professi...

    Forum | April 26, 2021