My midwifery program has a strong social justice bent. Because of this, service-learning is built into the curriculum in many ways. ┬áThis summer I am working with migrant farm workers through a farm worker health clinic. We do general well-child checks with the children at a summer school program during the day an in the evenings we travel to “camps” to provide care for the men (and the occasional woman). Yes, this is an exhausting experience. And yes, it is hard to be prepared for a midterm immediately when we return. But what I am learning is priceless. You see, I have only a basicRead More →