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Global Health Studies Newsletter

The Global Health Studies Program publishes a new newsletter every week during the fall and spring semesters. The newsletter provides upcoming events, opportunities to build skills, and post-graduation opportunities. Check out the most recent newsletter here.

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News and Announcements

Global Health Studies Student Dasia Taylor Hosting STEAM Workshops for Teens

Friday, February 16, 2024
Nationally recognized inventor Dasia Taylor (Global Health Studies BS) will deliver immersive STEAM workshops for students 12-15 years old in spring 2024.

GHS Alum Maria Martinez Rangel Publishes Research Article on Mental Health in India

Thursday, November 30, 2023
Congratulations to Maria Martinez Rangel (BS Spring 2023) on the publication of a research article analyzing self-harm data collected from a hospital in rural India during Martinez Rangel's internship with Swami Vivekananda Youth Movement. The article appears in the International Journal of Community Medicine and Public Health 10/31/23 issue.

GHS Lecturer Anne Kiche Receives Award to Develop Project on Social Environmental Health Risks

Friday, November 10, 2023
Congratulations to Dr. Anne Kiche on receiving an award from the University of Iowa Environmental Health Sciences Research Center (EHSRC) to develop her proposed project, Social Environmental Health Risks and Community Engagement.

Upcoming Events

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Night of 1000 Dinners

Thursday, March 7, 2024 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Unitarian Universalist Society
Night of 1000 Dinners is a community celebration of International Women's Day focusing on the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

New Histories for Reproductive Justice: Authors in Conversation

Thursday, March 28, 2024 7:00pm
Prairie Lights Books
Professors Natalie Lira, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign; and Angela Hume, University of California, Berkeley, will be in conversation with each other about their recent books on the topics of abortion and the history of sterilization. Their work is deeply informed by and grounded in a reproductive justice framework.

Study Abroad Fair

Tuesday, September 17, 2024 11:00am to 3:00pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
Get your questions answered and kick-start your global experience at the University of Iowa fall Study Abroad Fair!
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