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3 old ones from academics. 3 from current employers. 2 from current volunteer opps.
i discussed specifically what kind of info the admissions committee would want to know, and asked whether the recommenders could offer an example of when i had shown those great character traits. makes for a more lively letter. i also asked them to be honest about areas in which i can improve myself. authenticity uber alles!
try to get letters that make you come alive on the page. after all, how much of a sense can you get of a person from gpa and mcat...zzzzzzzzzzz