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Ready to Serve

The Health Professions Scholarship Program prepares students for military service—and medicine. Six students at the Warren Alpert Medical School are…

Features GOT YOUR BACK: Scotti Pfirrman, left, and Tom Lopardo were among the millions of Americans who served in Afghanistan and Iraq after 9/11. Now third-year medical students, most of their classmates were in elementary school when they deployed. Photo by Dana Smith.
Lean On Me

In the military and in med school, these servicemember students find it’s the people beside you who make or break…

Alumni Illustration by Ken Orvidas
Center Stage

How did humans evolve to have reason, consciousness, and free will? An excerpt from Kenneth Miller’s latest book, The Human Instinct.