Updates From Across The Pond

Somehow, during the fifteen-minute walk to the train station this morning, it managed to rain twice. Lovely English weather for you. The past two weeks of my research have been fantastic. I’ve interviewed more midwives than anticipated and learned so much about maternity care in the UK. Unfortunately, doing research with human participants prevents me … Continued

London Town

By: Maggie Williams

As I sat on the plane to London today, I talked with some recent high school graduates on their way to study abroad for the summer. As we talked, their excitement and anticipation reminded me of the jitters I felt last summer as I too travelled to London for a study abroad program. I wish … Continued

Food For Thought

By: Giszell Weather

Last week, we had the pleasure of working with Healthy Girls Save the World, a non-profit dedicated to promoting healthy minds, bodies, and relationships for middle school girls in North Carolina.  During their 2016 Summer Experience, we played “pop quiz” to break the ice, and watched as bits of latex and white paper flew through … Continued

Greetings From Peru

By: Madison Watts

Hey everyone! My name is Maddie Watts and I am one of the 2016 Eve Carson Scholars. I am currently in Trujillo, Peru, where I’ve been given the opportunity to meet so many wonderful people, practice my Spanish speaking skills, learn about the medical field and help provide healthcare to those who need it most … Continued