Maggie Williams

“Bold” Maggie is from Birmingham, Alabama and is currently studying biology and medical anthropology with hopes of becoming an obstetrician/gynecologist. Maggie is passionate about empowering women and seeks to support them in a variety of ways. She leads a children’s support group through the Compass Center for Women and Families and supports women during childbirth … Continued

Giszell Weather

“Intuitive” Giszell, an anthropology major and chemistry minor, is one of the co-founders of the Herban Garden, Hope Gardens’ newest initiative to provide holistic education and skill building opportunities in agriculture to youth in communities of color.  Giszell has spent the past year at Carolina exploring relationships between food, land and the African American community … Continued

Madison Watts

“Optimistic” Madison, a nutrition major in Gillings School of Global Public Health, is passionate about making the health care system more approachable and accessible for patients. This summer she will spend 5 weeks living with a host family in Trujillo, Peru, while shadowing and volunteering with local physicians and public health workers through Hands On … Continued