Yesterday I talked about studying with the Mnemosyne digital flashcards.  I did like the program, but had to change for a semester due to a class flashcard making project that was being based on another program, StudyBlue. Study Blue is digital online flashcards that can be accessed from any computer, tablet or smart phone.  This was nice, because I could open my flashcards anywhere I had an internet connection. The flashcards use a simple yes/no answer system to categorize your cards, meaning you mark each card as correct or incorrect as you move through them. If you pay for the premium service, you are able to target your studyingRead More →

Just one of the many benefits of being a student–being constantly forced to seek new information.  Next week I am assigned to present on a reproductive health program for my class in reproductive program management. But which one to choose?  I decided to find one I hadn’t heard of yet, and a little creative googling brought me to Family Care International, an NGO dedicated to making pregnancy safer for women. Sadly, they don’t seem to employ American midwives.  But they do focus on capacity strengthening and advocacy to ensure care is available to women.  But the work you, as a reader of this blog, will most wantRead More →