Buddy Spotlight

03.07.2022 Analise Lewis, sophomore at University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL, began her StudentsCare journey earlier this year. She joined StudentsCare to better understand the patient care process and gain a different perspective on the hospital experience.  So far, her favorite memory with StudentsCare was getting...

02.15.2022 Alex Chen, junior Biochemistry major at University of Pennsylvania, has been volunteering with StudentsCare since the start of the 2021-2022 school year. When Alex’s previous hospital volunteer position stopped to do COVID-19, he was excited to find StudentsCare, largely because of the Senior Buddy Program...

8.19.2021 Courtney Huynh, a senior at Boston University (BU) started her journey with StudentsCare three years ago, at Franciscan Children’s in Boston, MA. Courtney grew with our BU chapter, having joined when the chapter was first established, then becoming Vice President and now President. This year...

Date: 5/15/21 The pandemic changed life as we know it for everyone around the world, but especially our pediatric patients. With in-person volunteering being suspended to protect our buddies, we racked our brains on how to offer emotional and mental support without being physically present. Beatrice...