Football team, SHAC host blood drive with Red Cross

On Jan. 22, the Hastings College football team, Student Health Advisory Committee (SHAC) and American Red Cross worked together once again to host the annual January blood drive. The drive took place in the Hazelrigg Student Union, rooms A and B, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Both whole blood and red blood cell drawings, which the Red Cross calls “Power Reds,” were drawn at … Continue reading Football team, SHAC host blood drive with Red Cross

SHAC, Red Cross see increase in donations for fall blood drive

Student Health Advisory Council (SHAC) partnered with the American Red Cross to sponsor a blood drive in the Hazelrigg Student Union on Sept. 11. Seniors Kaitlin Bierman and Joe Daake, co-presidents of SHAC, were in charge of the event. This year, an estimated 60 students, faculty and students came to donate 42 units of blood. This is more donations than recent blood drives have collected. … Continue reading SHAC, Red Cross see increase in donations for fall blood drive

Fletcher ‘98, recognizes struggles students face

When students walk into the Charles L. Stone Health Center, they will be greeted by Hastings College’s new nurse, Shelley Fletcher, R.N., ‘98. Prior to being at HC, Fletcher had been a nurse working in acute medical care, specifically intensive care units. As a student at HC, the English major and studio art minor also played soccer in a brand new program and battled a … Continue reading Fletcher ‘98, recognizes struggles students face

Blood drive numbers lower than average

Student Health Advisory Council (SHAC) held its first blood drive of the semester on Sept. 18 in rooms A and B of  Hazelrigg Student Union (HSU) in conjunction with the American Red Cross. A total of 29 units of blood were collected during the drive, lower than the average. Blood will be used locally, with some being distributed to victims of hurricane Florence. This year, … Continue reading Blood drive numbers lower than average