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Name: Melaney Brown
School: University of New Hampshire

Major(s): Psychology

Class year: 2017

When and how did you get involved with YSI? I got involved in YSI in 2015 after I saw a post about YSI on Facebook and went to an information session.

Which expeditions have...

Name: Christian Brambila

School:University of Massachusetts Amherst

Major(s): Public Health/Pre-Med

Class Year: 2018

When and how did you get involved with YSI?

I became involved with YSI in the fall of 2016 when I attended a Pre-Med Society meeting. During that meeting, YS...

April 10, 2017

School: George Washington University

Leader: Chloe Becker

Why you (personally) joined YSI: I was lucky enough to be introduced to YSI by current UMass president, Emily Adelsberger. As the student leader of YSI’s community development team, Emily spoke passionately about...

Name: Zachary Edward Lawrence

Board position: President, Board of Directors

Occupation: Implementation Specialist for Elite Medical Scribes, LLC

When and how did you get involved with YSI?

Kevin Lombardi and I attended the same post-baccalaureate premedical studies program...

December 5, 2016

Author: Niamh Mulrooney

School: UMass, Amherst

When your chapter became affiliated with YSI: May 2014

Why you joined YSI:

  • Engage myself in a meaningful way on campus

  • Meet other passionate individuals

  • Explore new places and create a meaningful difference


Name: Bradley Fleming

School: University of Massachusetts Amherst

Majors: Biology and Economics

Class year: Class of 2017

When and how did you get involved with YSI?

I heard about YourStory International at a pre-med meeting. It sounded cool so I decided to sign up. At the...

November 14, 2016

Author: Jasper Flour

School: The University of Vermont

Leader: Jasper Flour

Why you joined YSI: I wanted to immerse myself into a cultural environment which I had never experienced while also helping the community around me.

When your chapter was founded: The UVM chapter i...

October 20, 2016

School: Brandeis

How many expeditions has your chapter been a part of: 4 Haiti expeditions and 1 Mississippi expedition

Number of advocates: constantly growing!


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