Following his graduation from Fordham in 2015, Andrew Hevia went to Miami to start laying the groundwork for an independent film about life in Liberty City, a marginalized neighborhood. On Feb. 26 that film, "Moonlight," won the Oscar for best picture.
In his Rose Hill research lab, Patricio Meneses and his team are seeking novel approaches to fight HPV-related cancers. However, with better healthcare and early education about prevention he says the diseases could be eradicated.
Fordham alumnus Al Hartmann, M.D., and his wife Kathleen spend six months of every year in the tiny African nation providing medical and palliative care in poor, rural communities ravaged by AIDS, cancers, and other illnesses.