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Jan 23, 2018
Editor's note: This story first appeared in the UC San Diego newsletter . Devesh (“Dev”) Vashishtha, a fourth-year MD-MAS student and alumnus (‘12 BA, ‘17 MAS), has won prestigious national fellowships in both family medicine and environmental stewardship. Vashishtha, a UC Medical Scholar and...Read more >
Jan 23, 2018
Denby Fawcett’s severe call to action, Give Us Back Our Parks , generated several well-reasoned responses. We share with Fawcett a sense of urgency — the reality of pervasive homelessness needs effective action. What we wish to add to previous critiques of Fawcett’s essay is context. Understanding...Read more >
Jan 23, 2018
Amid a cascade of political problems this fall, there could be a happy moment for Donald Trump. A trade case that will soon land on the president’s desk could give him an opportunity to boost American manufacturing and slam an Obama administration policy at the same time — while potentially winning...Read more >

Upcoming Events

January 24, 2018 - 12:30pm
WebEx Meeting Center (online)
Our networking calls provide an informal way for Fellows and their colleagues to connect with each...Read more >
January 31, 2018 - 12:30pm
WebEx Meeting Center (online)
Our networking calls provide an informal way for Fellows and their colleagues to connect with each...Read more >
February 1, 2018 - 1:30pm
Conference call
This is the first phone meeting of the Switzer Fellows reading group on race and equity in...Read more >

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