From challenged neighborhoods in Baltimore to the steamy banks of Uganda’s Lake Victoria, public health students are working to improve lives. Read the feature article in Arts & Sciences magazine.
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The 2014 Public Health Studies summer study abroad program in Cape Town, South Africa, has begun! Follow along by checking in on their blog.
Congratulations to Alexandra (Sasha) Guttentag PHS '12 on being selected for a Fulbright. Sasha has been working as a paralegal and high school instructor. Next year she will teach English in Brazil. A student of multiple languages and an avid traveler, Guttentag plans to pursue a career in teaching.
Students journeyed to Uganda for a unique and enriching experience that allows them to gain a global perspective on public health.
Anna Wherry, a senior who has dedicated her studies to the plight of displaced persons, has won a Marshall Scholarship, a prestigious award designed to enable future leaders to study in the United Kingdom.
For his Applied Experience, Zachary Athing chose the student-led Johns Hopkins Jail Tutorial Project, where undergraduates tutor men and women in the Baltimore City Detention Center. Read his take on it in Arts & Sciences magazine.
Some Woodrow Wilson Fellows pursue a single topic over several years. Others, like PHS major Karthik Rao, spread their research wealth around.