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College of Public Health International Programs Discussed at NAFSA Region VII Conference

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    Stephen Church, Director of the Panama Initiative and International Programs and  Co-Coordinator of the Peace Corps Masters International (PCMI) program for the College of Public Health, recently presented on College of Public Health international activities at the NAFSA Region VII Annual Conference in Mobile, Alabama. Mr. Church led […]

FOUR COPH STUDENTS COMBINE PEACE CORPS SERVICE WITH GRADUATE DEGREE

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For the first time in the history of the College’s partnership with the US Peace Corps, four COPH Master’s International students are living abroad for two years volunteering with the Peace Corps. Stephen Cormier (Cameroon), Aditi Desai (Uganda), Samantha Spedoske (South Africa) and Folashade Osibanjo (Zambia) have all completed their classroom work, and since the Master’s International option combines the graduate degree with Peace Corps service, the time they spend as Peace Corps Volunteers will count toward their Field Experience. They will also complete their Special Projects while on assignment […]

Summer 2011 International Field Experience Debriefings

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  In early August, fourteen COPH Master’s students debriefed College faculty, staff and students on their respective International Field Experiences (IFE) carried out earlier in the summer in Asia, Africa and Latin America. Akilah Benton (Community and Family Health, South Africa), Stephanie Briguglio (Epidemiology and Global Health, India), Simran Dhaliwal […]