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On the US-Mexican border in Tijuana, Mexico. (Source:

On the Border

Late last year, second-year Geisel School of Medicine student Sarah Rosenstein traveled to Tijuana, Mexico with Border Angels, a San Diego-based non-profit that advocates for human rights, humane immigration reform, and social justice. The group of volunteer doctors, nurses, physician-assistants, and nurse-practitioners staff a weekly clinic to care for migrants seeking asylum in the U.S.

Aaron Briggs and fellow Geisel School of Medicine Urban Scholars and Xavier University undergraduates in New Orleans serving lunch at Ozanam Inn, a homeless shelter.

Front Row, left to right: T'Yanna Jackson, Miyah Davis, Torhianna Haydel, and Sarah Ghabbour '19.   Back row, left to right: Courtney Hanlon '19, Timothy Harris '19, Aaron Briggs '19,  and Spencer McFarlane '19.

Aaron Briggs: It’s Personal

Whether as a mentor or philanthropist, Aaron Briggs ’19, believes those who are privileged have a responsibility to lend a helping hand to those less fortunate. As a first-year Geisel School of Medicine student, he’s bringing those interests together.

Student Spotlight – Alex Tarabochia: It’s Personal

Student Spotlight – Alex Tarabochia: It’s Personal

Within minutes of meeting Alex Tarabochia ‘19, don’t be surprised if you find yourself revealing intimate details of your life. He has that affect on people. “I’m always being told how comfortable people feel telling me everything about themselves within five minutes of meeting me,” he says.