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|Contest Number||Date Contest Opens||Date Contest Closes||Question||Prize|
|1||Tuesday, July 8||Sunday, July 13||
Name three of Karl's study tips.
|Cineplex Movie Pass|
|2||Thursday, July 10||Sunday, July 13||In "How to get into medical school Part 1", Ming & Fitz talk about the "right reasons" to become physicians: service, humanity, and giving. What other motivations do you think each of them had that weren't mentioned at the time?||$10 Sp!n Dessert Cafe Gift Card|
|3||Tuesday, July 15||Sunday, July 20||Who conducted Fitzgerald's medical school interview?||Cineplex Movie Pass|
|4||Thursday, July 18||Sunday, July 20||Besides studying techniques, what other skills, behaviours, and coping mechanisms do you think Fitzgerald develops in the stories "How to Get into Medical School" Parts I + II?||$25 Novel Idea Gift Card|
|5||Tuesday, July 22||Sunday, July 27||What is the name of the school that Chen's grandfather was the headmaster of?||Cineplex Movie Pass|
|6||Thursday, July 24||Sunday, July 27||What do think is significant about Vincent Lam’s use of animal imagery in the story "Winston"? Is there any connection between each of the different animals or does each animal speak to some unique aspect of the characters' struggles?||$20 Wayfarer Books Gift Card|
|7||Tuesday, July 29||Sunday, August 3||What is the badge number of the female police officer in "Eli"?||Cineplex Movie Pass|
|8||Thursday, July 31||Sunday, August 3||Think about how Zoltan and other public service professionals might have trouble leaving work issues at the workplace. What personal psychological effects may come into play if one decides to be a public service worker, such as a doctor?||$20 Campus Bookstore Gift Card|
|9||Tuesday, August 5||Sunday, August 10||At what time does Janice have an emergency C-Section?||Cineplex Movie Pass|
|10||Thursday, August 7||Sunday, August 10||Why do you think Vincent Lam chose to write Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures as a series of short stories rather than a novel?||2 Haunted Walk Tickets|
|11||Tuesday, August 12||Sunday, August 17||How do Fitz & Chen communicate while in the SARS unit?||Cineplex Movie Pass|
|12||Thursday, August 14||Sunday, August 17||Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures does not contain anything about the ancient medical ritual of bloodletting, nor are there many miraculous cures. Why do you think Vincent Lam chose this title?||Sightseeing Cruise and Trolley Tour for Two|
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