Jill Simon Svoboda ’80 and John Svoboda ’79 Internship Program

Frances Hayward ’24


Frances Hayward in Milwaukee, WI.

City on a Hill Free Clinic, Milwaukee, WI My experience working as an AmeriCorps VISTA at City on a Hill Free Clinic in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, was a life-changing and professionally defining experience for me. As an AmeriCorps VISTA, I was, on paper, a volunteer through the federal government, working to… Continue reading »

Ruth Laurence ’22


Erie Family Health Centers, Chicago, IL This summer I had the wonderful opportunity of working remotely for Erie Family Health Centers as a Strategy and Marketing Intern. Erie is a group of thirteen FQHC’s (federally qualified health centers) in the Chicago area guided by the mission that healthcare is a… Continue reading »

Molly Craig ’21.5

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Boston Children’s Hospital, Department of Cardiology, Boston, MA As for everyone, this summer was full of unexpected changes and required both flexibility and resilience when trying 
to figure out how to fill it with meaningful experiences. I feel extremely fortunate to have had the experience that I 
did with Dr. Continue reading »

Jaya Alagar ’22

Jaya Alagar '22 on laptop

Yale University, School of Public Health, New Haven, CT This past summer, I worked as a remote research assistant for Dr. Nicole Deziel, an Associate Professor of Epidemiology at Yale University. While Dr. Deziel has published several papers considering environmental contributors to increasing thyroid cancer incidence worldwide in a… Continue reading »

Alina Luchyshyn ’23

Alina Luchyshyn '23 in zoom call

Broad Institute of Harvard and M.I.T., Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA The Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard combines Boston’s best scientific institutions and multiple scientific disciplines such as biology, chemistry, medicine, computer science, and engineering to advance research in various human diseases. As the pandemic of Covid-19 progressed over… Continue reading »

Katie Friedman ’22

Selfie of Katie Friedman '22 with computer

University of Washington, Center for Innate Immunity and Immune Disease, The Hawn Lab, Seattle, WA I spent the summer working as part of the Hawn Lab through the University of Washington. The lab studies differential immune responses to tuberculosis, with the hope to identify important pathways that might be potential… Continue reading »