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Anatomy classes hold blood drive

Anatomy classes hold blood drive

Emma Manzo

April 24, 2019

Filed under Briefs, Briefs, Health, News, Uncategorized

Todd Diederichsen and his anatomy class sponsored a blood drive on April 16. The 82 students who participated donated 60 units of blood to Michigan Blood.   “We want to try to get high school kids to have the opportunity to give and to see how cool it is to help other people, but do...

Rescheduled blood drive proves to be crucial for West Michigan

Rescheduled blood drive proves to be crucial for West Michigan

Alexis Tater, Reporter

March 7, 2019

Filed under Health, News

The blood drive at Grand Haven High School has been rescheduled due to weather. School and church cancellations have created a massive need for blood in West Michigan. The weather has caused many car crashes and numerous local blood drives taking place in schools and churches to be cancelled. Consequently, ...

School to host CPR training

Emily Bruch, News Editor

January 14, 2016

Filed under Briefs, Briefs, News

A cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) training course will be offered to students on Saturday, Jan. 16 from 9 a.m. to noon. For just $20, participants can become CPR certified in the Large Group Instruction room. Heartsaver courses like this one regularly cost about $45 to $60. The proceeds from...

Blood drive to save lives

Blood drive to save lives

Vlasia Niotis, Web Editor

March 10, 2014

Filed under Briefs, News

If you’re in the mood to save a life this week sign up to give blood on Wednesday, March 12. Sign up during your lunch. You must be at least 16 with a parent permission form. Anybody above this age does not need a parent signature. “For every unit of blood that we collect, it’s possible that th...

Student blood drive a success

Student blood drive a success

Brianna Moynihan, Sports editor

November 7, 2013

Filed under Briefs, Top Stories

Students recently had the opportunity to take part in a blood drive through the organization Michigan Blood. 72 students contributed with a total 62 units of blood donated. All the blood will be given to hospitals in West Michigan and be used to help local communities. “The blood that is given to...