Activist Fellowship for 2018

Empty vintage congress hall with seats and microphones.

The Activist Lab is seeking applications for the Activist Fellowship that will run during the Spring and Fall semesters in 2018.  The Fellowship is focused on advocacy related to transgender rights in Massachusetts. The Activist Fellow will be selected in Fall 2017 and begin work in Spring 2018 semester, working through Fall 2018 (work during … Continue reading “Activist Fellowship for 2018”

Published on September 5th, 2017 in

Introducing the New Website

Aren’t new beginnings exciting? Fall is in the air, and the Activist Lab is thrilled to welcome our returning students back to campus and meet the newest members of the SPH community. We have been busy over the summer, in addition to running a remarkably successful Water Squad program (there are still a few opportunities to … Continue reading “Introducing the New Website”

Published on August 30th, 2017 in

How Lived Experience and Identity Shape Public Health Practitioners


Cassandra Osei, MPH,  was the Vice President for Students of Color for Public Health (SCPH) at BUSPH. SCPH is a culturally exclusive organization meant to promote a safe space for students of color to convene. Students of Color for Public Health, is a BUSPH student organization dedicated to increasing awareness of health inequities that disproportionately affect racial and ethnic minorities … Continue reading “How Lived Experience and Identity Shape Public Health Practitioners”

Published on June 27th, 2017 in