Alyssa Wooden

Alyssa is a freshman pursuing a major in Public Health and Cognitive Science and a minor in Spanish. As a member of HMR's Domestic Health team, she hopes to write articles that bring attention to the health inequalities in the U.S. Alyssa is also a staff writer for the Johns Hopkins News-Letter, a member of Hopkins Interactive, a member of the Student Advisory Board for the Center for Social Concern. Off-campus, she works at the Village Learning Place, an after-school program for kids in Baltimore Public Schools.

Evolution of Food Desert Solutions

About 25% of Baltimore residents live a quarter of a mile or more from the nearest grocery store (Johns Hopkins Center for a Liveable Future, 2010). When combined with a lack of transportation and a low median income, these supermarket-free...

/ April 16, 2017


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/ January 21, 2017