Author: MountPR

Working Alongside Costa Ricans

I am Stephen Thomson, a senior international studies major. For three weeks in July, I traveled to Costa Rica to volunteer at two locations. The first was for a special type of elementary school focusing on child development via education and nutrition called the Fundación DEHVI. DEHVI is an acronym […]

Summer Study

The Mount’s high achieving fellowship students are pursuing research, language study, internships, volunteer work and teacher training this summer in locations from New York City to Memphis to San Juan, Puerto Rico. Two students headed to Central America. Rachel Keifer traveled to Nicaragua with the Christian Veterinary Mission for international […]

Researching and Walking in Memphis

My name is Veronica Balick, and I am going into my junior year at the Mount. This summer, I have had the incredible opportunity of performing cancer research at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. My research is focused in immunology, one of the most exciting and fastest-growing […]