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Helping 186 lives

Helping 186 lives

Shannan Lojeski, Assistant News Editor

September 18, 2018

The National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS) hosted a blood drive Sept. 10 and collected sixty-two pints of blood. American Red Cross organization facilitated and sponsored the event. The blood collected from students, faculty and community members will go to 186 people in need. The NSLS org...

Students donate blood, give back to community

Students donate blood, give back to community

Evan Halpop, Photo Editor

February 26, 2018

Students lined up to donate blood last week in an annual blood drive on the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater campus. UW-Whitewater club Pre-Health Associates of Today (PHAT) and TriBeta hosted the drive Feb. 20 and 21 in Esker Hall. Elli Wahlberg, a sophomore biology student and member of the...

Saving lives, one pint at a time

Saving lives, one pint at a time

April 15, 2014

  April 16, 2014 By Kristie Weiss and Jacqueline Schaefer   The UW-Whitewater Student Optimist Club teams up with the Red Cross to host its blood drive every April and November. The blood drive this semester was held April 9 to 10 in Esker Dining Hall. For some students, this...

UW-W alumnus hits six gallon mark for blood donated

UW-W alumnus hits six gallon mark for blood donated

September 10, 2013

By Andrea Behling   Mike Doyle remembers vividly the first time he donated blood as a student at UW-Whitewater in the late 1960s. “I’ll never forget it,” Doyle said. “Whenever I give blood or see someone I don’t know, I’ll always tell the story on how I started giving blood.” Doyle...

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