Disaster Preparedness: 3 Tips That Could Save Your Life

In recent days, Hurricane Irma, a Category 5 storm with winds of over 180 miles an hour, tore through the Caribbean Islands. It is expected to hit Florida next.1 This comes in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, which took a devastating toll on the people of southeast Texas after it made landfall on Aug. 26.2 Flood waters rose to record-breaking levels for days on end, causing an unprecedented number of deaths, injuries, rescue operations and evacuations in the region. Texas…Read +

Turn around bright eyes … 5 fun facts about the Great American Solar Eclipse

Unless you have been living under a rock for the past month, it is inevitable that you’ve heard about the Great American Solar Eclipse coming on Monday (August 21st). This will be the first time in 99 years that the eclipse will cross coast-to-coast, as well as 38 years since the lower 48 states will see the earth, moon and sun perfectly align on the same plane. If you are lucky enough, and in the right area of the continental…Read +

Why National Night Out Should Matter to Grantham University Students

You might be wondering what National Night Out (NNO) is. A night dedicated to an evening with friends? No. A night dedicated to unplugging and getting outside? Not that either. NNO is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community relations to make our neighborhoods safer, better places to live. NNO enhances the relationship between neighbors and law enforcement while encouraging an authentic sense of community. It also provides a great opportunity to bring police and neighbors together under positive circumstances.…Read +

Meet Grantham’s 2017 FEW Scholarship Recipient

There’s a common trait among all Grantham University students that binds them together: Perseverance. Keep that in mind as we introduce you to Cindy Engleka. She is ever present in her community, an anchor for her family and she’s made personal growth a never-ending endeavor. We’re proud to honor this inspiring woman as Grantham’s Federally Employed Women (FEW) Scholarship recipient for 2017. Cindy has spent 23 years at the Department of Treasury, taking on “changes and challenges” as they come.…Read +

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