NYC – Activism Training Ground? You bet!

By: Lindsey Frechou, Students for Life of America’s 2012 Missionary for Life What’s a trip to the Big Apple without any Pro-Life activism work?  Answer: Not a cool one! You can have all the Broadway shows and folded slices of pizza you want, but you haven’t seen authentic New York until you take to the…

Learning to Run All Those Cylinders

By: Shara Guengerich, Students for Life’s 2012 Missionary for Life There is a tendency for those involved in the pro-life movement to become so focused on the task at hand that it can be difficult to remember the bigger picture. I’ve done this myself at times, and while being focused can be an attribute, it…

Fear is Easy, Love is Hard

By: Catherine Phillips, Students for Life of America’s 2012 Missionary for Lif I’m standing here (well sitting, in reality), at the end of 9 weeks spent in DC working for the pro-life cause. I’m wondering, how can I write a post that can justly put a concluding thought on this experience? I’m realizing, that only…

Meet Dr. Horatio Robinson Storer

The Boston surgeon, Horatio Robinson Storer, M.D. (1830-1922), is known for his key role in creating the specialty of gyne­cology [1] and for being the first surgeon to remove a preg­nant uterus. [2]  The diseases peculiar to women were little under­stood and poorly treated when Storer began medical prac­tice in 1853.  Medical specializa­tion of any kind was unacceptable…

Remembering Andrew Moore

By: Tina Whittington, SFLA Assistant Director As the news broke last week about the tragic death of Crossroads Pro-Life walker, Andrew Moore, the team at Students for Life was at once shocked and then saddened  for the  Moore family and the Crossroads team.  While we did not know Andrew personally the story of his life,…

Hats off to heroes!

  By: Leslie Bosslet, Students for Life of America’s 2012 Missionary for Life We all love life, yes? Not necessarily “life” as in pro-life, but we all, or at least the great majority, value living. One reason we enjoy life is to feel good. And one way we do this is to hear about good…

Memo to the Pro-Life Movement

By: Kristan Hawkins, Executive Director, Students for Life of America This June, Students for Life of America released the results of a nationwide study, in which we surveyed 805 18-24 year olds about the upcoming 2012 election, unconstitutional HHS Mandate, and abortion. We knew that a lot of folks tend to try to put young…