Distilled 2020

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Table of Contents

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Cover art and illustrations by Cassandra Porter.

FOREWORD FROM THE EDITORS
The Issue at Hand

Sherry Xu & Aneysis Gonzalez

THE BIOLOGY OF THE POVERTY TRAP
How Genetic Modifications Perpetuate Socioeconomic Inequality
Murilo Dorion

GLOBAL VISION, LOCAL REACH
Achieving Sustainability in Global Health
Ria Rungta

A CRISIS IN EDUCATION
Can We Make the Humboldtian Concept Sexy Again?
Christina Metzger

CULTURAL DISPARITIES IN MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES
A Diversification from Western Biomedical Models of Care
Nishi Singh

BEYOND THE IVORY TOWER
The Importance of Communicating Scientific Research to the Public
Mary Petrone

LEFTOVERS AT THE MARRIAGE MARKET
Finding a New Equilibrium for Marriage
Catherine Zou

A TALE OF (MORE THAN) TWO CITIES
Local Initiatives and Global Collaboration in the Fight Against Climate Change
Julianna Gross

PERFORMANCE AND POLITICS
The Crisis of Ethnic Studies in the University
Nathan Kim