How To Make a Living Doing What You Love
- 3:00 pm on Friday, October 25, 2013
- 4:00 pm on Friday, October 25, 2013
- BU Center for Career Development (100 Bay State Road, 6th Floor)
While finishing her masters degree in public health, Sera Bonds (SPH ’04) founded Circle of Health International (COHI). Linking physicians, midwives, trauma specialists, and public health professionals, COHI forms international field teams that work with women and their communities in times of conflict and disaster to ensure access to reproductive, maternal, and newborn care. COHI has been active in Afghanistan, Haiti, Israel, Palestine, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Tanzania, Tibet, and hurricane-stricken Louisiana. For her work with COHI, Bonds is returning to BU to receive the prestigious Young Alumni Award. Come hear her talk about the role of small non-profits in humanitarian aid, the various positions available in these organizations, and how to make a living doing what you love.