Dear GlobeMed network + friends,
When the Black Lives Matter movement started getting mainstream media attention on college campuses the week of November 2, we felt GlobeMed had a role to play in the dialogue. We’ve worked hard to build an inclusive community guided by principles of social and racial justice, mutual learning, and love. Our network has applied these principles in our discussions, curricula, […]
This November 6-7, GlobeMed at Columbia University hosted it’s annual Hilltop conference. The following is a recap of the weekend written by GlobeMed at Columbia University student, Helen Zhou. Helen is a senior and the former Co-President of GlobeMed at Columbia University.
Picture above: Hilltop Alumni Panel ft. Michelle Truong, Lillian Jin, Isabelle Fischer, and Alec Feuerbach.
This past weekend I was privileged to attend my fourth and […]
We’re excited to introduce four new members to GlobeMed’s Board of Directors: Ankur Asthana, Dominique Hazzard, Jean Claude Mugunga, and Ethel Yang. GlobeMed’s Board of Directors supports the Global Headquarters with organizational strategy and vision.
Over the last year, we’ve been thinking about the question: how do we ensure those guiding organizational strategy represent the different stakeholders in our network? With over 2,000 students, 1,500 alumni, and 55 partner organizations across […]
This November 6-7, GlobeMed at Washington University in St. Louis hosted it’s third annual Hilltop conference. The following is a recap of the weekend written by GlobeMed Global Headquarters Communications Fellow, Amanda Blazek. Amanda is a third year undergraduate student at Northwestern’s Medill School of Journalism.
This past weekend, GlobeMed at Washington University in St. Louis hosted its 3rd annual Hilltop conference. The weekend’s theme: “Re-Think, Re-Examine, Re-Ignite: Applying […]
I’ve had an inspiring week that has been filled with so much powerful feminine energy.
It started last Tuesday when I had the privilege of participating in a panel at the American Public Health Association (APHA) conference with four distinguished, inspiring women, including GlobeMed board member Paurvi Bhatt. APHA was founded in 1872 as a professional association dedicated to improving the public’s health through […]
For more than a year prior to working at GlobeMed, I worked with unaccompanied immigrant children arriving to the United States. I heard the stories of many kids fleeing Central America from gang violence, and did what I could for those who may be able to seek asylum in the U.S. To me, the fight was clear: innocent children whose childhood had been robbed […]
We’re excited to showcase the third installment of Brittany’s chapter visit diaries: follow Brittany’s travels to six chapters around North Carolina and Atlanta!
For my last round of chapter visits this semester (eek!), I had a great time visiting six GlobeMed chapters across North Carolina and Atlanta.
UNC-Chapel Hill: I began my trip in Chapel Hill, where I spent the day with GlobeMed at UNC. I […]
GlobeMed and GHETS (Global Health through Education, Training, and Service) have partnered over the last two years with the goal to help provide undergraduate students with tools and training opportunities to become active advocates for global health and social justice.
Part of this partnership has evolved into exploring new audiences and partnerships for those interested in pushing forward the human right to health globally. […]
Dear GlobeMed Family:
I am deeply honored and incredibly excited to join the GlobeMed family as the new Director of Partnerships at the Global Headquarters. This is because each and every one of you, through your work with GlobeMed, embody what I believe about humanity: through creating meaningful partnerships, we can tackle entrenched, historical imbalances of power to ultimately create a more just world.
I look forward to meeting […]
Welcome to the second installment of Brittany’s chapter visit diaries! For this round, follow Brittany on her adventures around the east coast as she visited 7 chapters in 7 days!
At the end of September, I was lucky enough to visit seven GlobeMed chapters on the east coast. I began my trip in DC with Caroline, and spent time with GlobeMed chapters at Georgetown, GW, […]