El Salvador 2019- Day 5

El Salvador 2019- Day 5

Today was our last day of medical visits and we were in the community of portrellios a bajo which is about halfway up the mountain we’ve been on. We loaded up the cattle truck and made our way up the mountain again. Our students did their presentations in the school...
El Salvador 2019 – Day 4

El Salvador 2019 – Day 4

This morning we went to 2 schools and our team did their presentations. There were multiple grades with different age groups but our students did well engaging each class and providing education.  We worked closer to the lake campus clinic so after the schools we...
El Salvador 2019 – Day 3

El Salvador 2019 – Day 3

Today we worked in a community called portrerillos arriba, which is located at the highest point of the mountain that leads down to the lake campus. We loaded up the cattle truck and slowly made our way up the mountain to a school.  At the school our students did...
El Salvador 2019 – Day 2

El Salvador 2019 – Day 2

Today we worked in a rural community called Mira Flores. In the morning we visited a school that had about 120 kids. Our students were broken up into 4 groups and they presented to each class about the importance of hand hygiene, oral care, hydration, and the other...
El Salvador 2019 – Day 1

El Salvador 2019 – Day 1

Today was our first full day in El Salvador. We had breakfast at the lake campus where we are residing this week. Then we boarded the bus and made our way to San Salvador for a local church service. We were able to try a cultural staple food here; pupusas! Pupusas are...

El Salvador 2019 – Travel Day

We’re on our way! Over the next week we will be providing medical care to underserved populations in El Salvador. Please keep us in your prayers today as we travel and transport our medical supplies.  Update: we have arrived safely Update 1900: We have made...

Little Smiles Ball 2019

Pictured from left to right: Melany Bragg (sophomore), Madison Davis , Jenna Bellach (junior), Teresa Cioffoletti (junior), Rebekah Borcky (junior), Taylor Sukmana (junior), Ines Mendoza (sophomore), Ariana Cortez (sophomore), Karina Negron (sophomore), Jessica...

RN to BSN Pinning Ceremony

Pinning Ceremony Punctuates Program for RN to BSN Grads Five local registered nurses attained a new milestone for the University as they became the first RN to BSN cohort to complete their Bachelor of Nursing (BSN) degree. Their achievement was celebrated recently...