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Night at the Station

Photo by Amara Garibyan

Damon Reynolds, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2017

Rocky Eastman, the Fire District 4 Chief,  said “you don’t do it for the recognition. “Not a single guy in that firehouse cares if anyone hears about their rescues. We’re protectors; what matters is doing your job every day and doing it well.”

Aldahleh Seeks Support for Possible EMS Program

Andy Monserud, Investigative Director

December 4, 2016

A first-year ASWC senator is in the process of creating a student-run volunteer emergency medical service. Omar Aldahleh began work on planning a service that would provide rapid-response aid to minor medical issues on campus just before he came to Whitman. Aldahleh recently brought up for the servi...

Student hit by car while crossing Isaacs

Student hit by car while crossing Isaacs

Josh Goodman

April 17, 2012

A Whitman student was hit by a sport utility vehicle while using the pedestrian crosswalk on Isaacs Ave. shortly before 11 a.m. on Monday, April 16. The student, senior Stephen Stradley, was taken to Providence St. Mary Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries following the incident. Dean ...

Health Center creates student Incidence Response Squad

Leah Siegel '14 learning how to check blood pressure from Dawn Chlipala RN, Chelsea Momany '11.  Photo Credit: Brandon Fennell

Joe Volpert

October 21, 2010

The Welty Health Center created a new position that allows EMT-Basic or Red Cross First Aid certified students to work in the health center. The position, part of the Incidence Response Squad, was just created this year. In previous years, the health center employed students to help with clerical work, yet this year they augmented the scope and qualifications of the job. Th...

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