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Service Through Action

What inspires you?

There are lots of things that inspire me: watching my children explore, enjoying the smell of lilacs in the spring, and seeing the underdog pull off a win, to name a few. 426 more words


Focusing on the "Fixers": Toward a Transnational Media Ethics of War Reporting

Lindsay Palmer

The recent deaths of journalists James Foley and Stephen Sotloff in Syria serve as a reminder that war reporters are increasingly becoming geopolitical targets. 1,284 more words

Volume 8

My Service Trip to Thailand

By Zachary Bertucci ’15

I have been fortunate to have several amazing global experiences as a Morgan Park Academy student, from Project Week trips to… 384 more words

Upper School

Prize competition: ‘Global Inspirations’

Which Global Studies books have you found inspirational? Which texts best explained globalization to you? Which books have pushed the limits of thinking on the dynamics of globalization? 115 more words

Wendy Weissner: The Complexity of Complementary Medicine

We live in a culture that values evidence-based medicine—or scientific proof that a medicine works and is safe—and yet the holistic healing therapies that fall under the umbrella of “alternative and complementary medicine” are not capable of being adequately evaluated using existing biomedical research methods. 540 more words

Global Studies

Business trips and plans for remaining free time in Ireland

Our time in Ireland would soon be coming to a close, although we still had some leisure time for exploring. A little bit of business came first on the agenda and our global studies group met just outside of a campus gate for bus ride out of town. 552 more words