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When Volunteering Abroad Does More Harm Than Good

Dr. Noelle Sullivan analyzes counter-critiques of the voluntourism debate

A Conversation on Philanthropy and Volunteering

On WGN Radio's Saturday Night Special, Dr. Noelle Sullivan discussed issues of "voluntourism" and why what seems like the right thing might do more harm than good

Northwestern researchers take global lead on water insecurity

Dr. Sera Young is developing new ways to measure water insecurity

College Introduces Major in Global Health Studies

The new major is a response to students' increasing interest in international health issues

Latest Global Health Portal blog post

Savior or Helper? Debating short-term volunteer efforts

by Virginia Nowakowski

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