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Drexel Recognizes Career-Defining Co-op Experiences, Exemplary Students Amidst Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has halted many plans for people to come together and celebrate this year, but at Drexel University, congratulating extraordinary co-op students on their accomplishments just couldn’t wait — especially as the University rounds out its 100th anniversary of the cooperative education program. So, instead of an annual ceremony recognizing the 2020 student winners of the Steinbright […]

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Two La Salle University Seniors Saved by Transplants Graduate

Kevin Brighter ’19 and Jake Hafer ’19 Advocate for More Organ Donors  Philadelphia, PA – Hundreds of students will come together this spring to celebrate the completion of their college careers at La Salle University’s undergraduate graduation ceremony. Two of them wouldn’t have had the opportunity to go to college, let alone walk across the stage […]

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Douglassville Native Graduates College Thanks to Transplant

Hundreds of students recently came together to celebrate the completion of their college careers at La Salle University’s undergraduate graduation ceremony. Two of them wouldn’t have had the opportunity to go to college, let alone walk across the stage and accept their diplomas, without receiving the gift of life through an organ transplant — Jack Hafer […]

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Del. Teen Turns Tragedy to a Life-Saving Mission

After losing her brother in a car crash, a Delaware teenager has turned her tragedy into a life-saving mission to help others. Gabby Penna is sharing her important message with high schoolers in her community. Click here to find out more! Consider saying YES to saving lives. Register to be an organ donor today.

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Philly teens promote Gift of Life in their schools

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Several Philadelphia high schools brought their classroom projects to the Gift of Life Donor Program on North 3rd Street to promote organ and tissue awareness in their schools. Bodine High School 16-year old Junior Jay Chen and his friends at Youth Volunteer Corps designed a miniature golf course, shaped like a liver. […]

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