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Hannah Graham Memorial Award

Applications are due 9 October 2015 for the inaugural Hannah Graham Memorial Award. This research award will support students who share Graham’s passions for global health, French culture and service to others. See for more information including the timeline, award requirements, and application.

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The Clinton Global Initiative Meeting: The Future of "Impact"

Updates from the 2015 Clinton Global Initiative Meeting... see the full DEVEX article...CGI’s 10th year saw discussions of critical issues facing the development sector as it projects forward to 2030, the year by which world leaders have agreed extreme poverty must be made history. President Clinton urged attendees to focus on “trend lines,” instead of on “headlines.”  The overall trajectory for poverty alleviation, Clinton sought to remind CGI’s assembly of the rich, famous and influential, is good.

A new kind of development professional: The development engineer

At Berkeley, engineers and computer scientists are in the same rooms as economists and political scientists, working together to test, implement and scale technologies in a way that can reframe global development as we know it. As momentum grows behind development engineering as an interdisciplinary field in academia, Devex spoke with some of the students, faculty, and alumni who are shaping this story.

CGH Welcomes 2015 MHIRT Scholars & Visiting Faculty

This past week the Center for Global Health welcomed the inaugural cohort of MHIRT scholars and visiting faculty to Charlottesville for their pre-departure international research preparation week. Visiting faculty members from the University of Venda, South Africa and Mbarara University of Science and Technology in Uganda engaged with the scholars and UVa faculty during the preparatory week.