Guiding Minnesotans Through the COVID Storm
A Q&A with Kate Awsumb, MPH ’10, Minnesota Department of Health deputy communications director, on the challenges of the past 18 months.
In Support of Incarcerated Mothers
SPH affiliate faculty member Rebecca Shlafer helped Minnesota pass the historic Healthy Start Act that gives hope to incarcerated women and their babies.
Becoming an Antiracist School
In July 2021, SPH launched a five-year Strategic Plan for Antiracism to expose and dismantle racism’s influence wherever it is found, including within the school.
Partnering for Health
MPH student Anna Fryxell worked for a nonprofit that ships medical supplies from Minnesota to rural Bolivian communities for her applied practice experience (APEx).
Investing in the Future of Public Health
Dean John Finnegan, his wife, Jan Finnegan (née Mosberger), and their parents established the Finnegan-Mosberger Family Fellowship to aid PhD-seeking students at SPH.
Record-Breaking Generosity and Support
SPH celebrates reaching its $40 million campaign milestone and the people who made it happen.
Alumni, including Dr. Julia Joseph-Di Caprio, above, contribute to nearly every aspect of SPH and the school honors them each year.