10-Year Anniversary of Global Health Studies
Celebrating a Decade of Global Health Studies
In celebration of a decade of the Program in Global Health Studies here at Northwestern University, we organized a day of events on May 8th, 2015 with an alumni panel and alumni coffee chats for students, and a reception at the new Segal Visitors Center for the Northwestern global health community.
10:00 - 11:30 am: Global Health Alumni Coffee Chats
11:00 - 03:00 pm: Student Activities
12:30 - 02:00 pm: Global Health Alumni Career Panel
02:30 - 04:00 pm: Global Health Alumni Coffee Chats
04:00 - 05:00 pm: Global Healthcare Technologies Info Session
05:30 - 07:30 pm: 10-Year Anniversary Reception: Celebrating a Decade of Global Health Studies
We collected testimonials from the Northwestern global health community that were featured on social media and were on display during our 10-Year Anniversary Reception. Check out the many inspiring stories we received!
Global Health Studies Alumni Career Panel
We welcomed back Global Health Studies alumni to speak on a panel about their careers since graduating from Northwestern. Check out these pictures from the event!
- Amee Amin (WCAS ’14 – Cultural Anthropology/Global Health Studies)
- Hannah Badal (WCAS '10 – Political Science / Global Health Studies)
- Hira T. Khan (WCAS '11 – Psychology / Global Health Studies / Cross-Genre Creative Writing)
- Emery Alden Mathieson (WCAS ’11 – Political Science / Legal Studies / Global Health Studies / Chinese)
- Moderated by Global Health Studies Co-Director Professor William Leonard
Led by Northwestern University Community Health Corps (NUCHC), various health student groups organized activities connecting global health to Northwestern health by peer educating students about five areas of college health: Mental health, sexual health, disease prevention, substance abuse, and nutrition and exercise. IPD public health ambassadors were around to tell interested students about the various IPD public health study abroad opportunities.
10-Year Anniversary Reception: Celebrating a Decade of Global Health Studies
Faculty, students, staff, and alumni celebrated a decade of the Program in Global Health Studies at Northwestern University at the new Segal Visitors Center on the Evanston campus between 5:30-7:30pm on Friday, May 8th. This event was open to the entire Northwestern community. Check out these pictures from the event!Back to top