First Rotaract meeting
Rotary

First Rotaract meeting

Last Thursday (9/19), I attended my first Rotaract Campus Stockholm meeting. It was wonderful to meet some of Rotaract’s members and learn about the local organization UKV (Stiftelsen Unga Kvinnors Värn; Foundation for Shielding Young Women). UKV supports at-risk women, from 18 to 30 years of age, who are exposed to domestic violence, abuse, or need … Continue reading

Hans Rosling on the Health of Nations
Karolinska

Hans Rosling on the Health of Nations

This week, I attended two lectures given by the Karolinska Institutet professor Hans Rosling. For those of you who don’t know Hans Rosling, he is a famous Swedish medical doctor, TED talk presenter, developer of the statistical software GapMinder, and statistician who focuses on dispelling myths about economic and health trends in the so-called “developing world.” This year, TIME … Continue reading