Category Archives: Honors College

‘Imagine This:’ Experiential Learning in Nepal

By Nadiya Yerich, junior EC Scholar Imagine this: you’re in the ER of one of the best hospitals in Nepal, watching physicians attempt to care for a woman who was just attacked by a rhinoceros. She has a gaping hole … Continue reading

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The HOSA Experience

By: Thao Kim Pham, Honors College Sophomore What was once music has now become a cacophony as it mixes with the sounds of horns and traffic. The 10-hour drive proved to be more arduous than we bargained for. Upon arrival … Continue reading

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Bioethics and Comparative Healthcare in Japan

By Taylor Leposa, junior EC Scholar Studying bioethics and comparative healthcare in Japan was an incredible experience. The course focused on exploring the similarities and differences between the Japanese and American healthcare systems, as well as discussing the implications of … Continue reading

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In The Heart of Europe

By Will Zahran, junior EC Scholar Reflecting on my study abroad has been bittersweet as I prepare to leave, and it is difficult to put into words how thankful I am to the EC Scholars Program for providing me with … Continue reading

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Weingartz: Not ‘playing it small’ in South Africa

By Ashley Weingartz “There is no passion to be found in playing small – in settling for a life less than the one you are capable of living.”   -Nelson Mandela Prior to this trip, I had never left the United … Continue reading

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