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USU Undergraduate Researcher Rachel Hyman

Rachel Hyman, Biology

Imagine fleeing untenable conditions in your homeland. While you may feel relief, you’re immediately confronted with uncertainty and frustration, as you learn to navigate a new country, a new language and a new culture. Piled on top of your worries are concerns about making a living, creating a home and ensuring a stable environment for your loved ones. Overriding everything is your health and the health of your family.

“Refugees and immigrants are in a vulnerable situation for many reasons and health is always a dimension,” says Utah State University undergraduate researcher Rachel Hyman. “It’s hard to separate health from well-being.”

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College of Science Undergrads to Participate in Online Research Symposium

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USU Undergrad Takes Top Award in DoE Cybersecurity Competition

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Alexander Boldyrev Named USU's Inaugural R. Gaurth Hansen Professor

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