A Shared Mission

The 8 weeks I spent becoming part of the Mukuru on the Move team proved richer and more fulfilling than I could have imagined. We spent the majority of our time together preparing for a series of participatory workshops in partnership with Lea Toto, an organization...

Developing the Picture

“What did I do today? Well, I made a glorious spreadsheet . . .” This was perhaps not the response my parents expected when they imagined me doing field work in Kenya. Getting my hands dirty, meeting dozens of children at every turn, and getting sunburnt were probably...

My Summer in Kenya and Beyond

My first impressions of Kenya, beyond the airport and Nairobi’s bustling streets, were of verdant hills devoted to growing tea and flowers. Nestled in this agricultural setting in the highlands near Limuru lies St. Paul’s University, where my group would be for a...

Global Health Case Competition Winners

Congratulations to this year’s winning team and to Emory’s Global Health Institute for another outstanding Global Health Case Competition! The Blount Center and IHP are especially proud of three team members — Sara Demas, Stephanie Greeson, and Leslie Munoz — who...