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Posts from Wheelock faculty, students, and staff about service learning trips, classroom successes, and innovations in education.

David C. Banks and Eagle Academy Create Opportunities for Young Men

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Eagle Academy

Graduate commencement speaker David C. Banks is the President and CEO of the Eagle Academy Foundation. Eagle Academy is based on the belief that a nurturing institution which believes that excellence, both in character and scholarship, opens doors and provides a bridge to equality.

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Howard Koh Advocates for Public Health and Access

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Howard Koh

Undergraduate commencement speaker Dr. Howard K. Koh serves as the 14th Assistant Secretary for Health for the United States Department of Health and Human Services. Dr. Koh is dedicated to the mission of creating better public health systems for prevention and care so that all people can reach their highest attainable standard of health.

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South Africa Partners Brings Together U.S. and South Africa to Benefit Health and Education

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youtube south africa partners mary tiseo

Since 1998, Mary Tiseo has been the founding Executive Director of South Africa Partners, a nonprofit organization facilitating mutually beneficial partnerships between U.S. and South Africa in the areas of health and education.

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Put Down Your Phone and Provide Clean Water To a Child in Need

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UNICEF Tap Project

The UNICEF Tap Project is a UNICEF program where for every ten minutes you go without using your phone, a child gets a day of clean drinking water. Giorgio Armani Acqua for Life and other sponsors pay to provide the child with clean drinking water.

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