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Strides In Solidarity

The Students for Global Health student organization is hosting “Strides in Solidarity” on April 14 at 10 a.m. starting at the EMU. The 5K event will raise money for Partners in Health and their efforts to fight and prevent multi-resistant tuberculosis.

Registration is only $8 for students and $15 for non-students. Registration includes free breakfast, free t-shirts for the first 20 people, and entry into a raffle for gift cards to Eugene favorites, including but not limited to Sundance, Yogurt Extreme, Tacovore, and more!

Register by sending your registration fee to VENMO:


Mekinsie Callahan – Overcoming Challenges to Follow Her Dreams in Global Health

She’s an avid gamer, a cat lover, and a Frisbee fanatic. She’s also an occasional explorer, who’s been to Vietnam, Mexico, France, England, Alaska, Hawaii, and the Dominican Republic. She is none other than Mekinsie Callahan.

The UO senior from Portland, Oregon is studying Global Health (GH), and is a passionate individual, especially when it comes to the health field. In fact, Callahan’s greatest inspiration in life is Jim Yong Kim, a pioneer in the world of health who has advocated bringing healthcare to places that need it the most. However, it wasn’t until


Student Health Advisory Committee (SHAC) Application Open!

Application Deadline: February 5th @ 11:59pm

Student Health Advisory Committee (SHAC) members work with UO students and the University Health Center (UHC) to provide the best quality health care and support. They promote public health policies and organize events and outreach to meaningfully connect UHC with UO students. SHAC members are also educated in UHC policy in order to effectively connect the student body with UHC. Members frequently communicate with the UHC executive leadership in order to give student voice to administrative decisions.

Apply online at


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