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Florida Hospital Waives Fees for Pulse Shooting Victims

Florida Hospital and Orlando Health will not be billing Pulse Night Club shooting victims. On June 12, 2016, more than 50 people were injured and 49 were killed in a terrorist attack/hate crime at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida.

Since then, Orlando Regional Medical Center, less than a mile from the nightclub, has treated 44 of the victims. Florida Hospital, one of 46 Adventist Health System campuses, has treated 12.

PUC’s Pitcairn Islands Study Center Makes International Headlines with Mutineer Pigtails

Pacific Union College’s (PUC) Pitcairn Islands Study Center in Angwin, California, in a collaboration with King’s College London, will study a collection of locks of hair believed to belong to legendary “Mutiny on the

Lake County Adventist Churches Embrace California Fire Victims, Firefighters and Volunteers

Wildfires have again forced many residents to evacuate their homes in Northern California as the Clayton fire continues to blaze. The fire started on August 13 off highway 29 by Clayton Creek. Cal Fire reports that almost 4,000 acres have burned since, and the fire is 65% contained. Nearly 2,000 fire fighters have worked to put out the blaze.

Lake Union Conference President Don Livesay Announces 'Journey to Healing and Understanding'

In a video message, Lake Union Conference President Don Livesay has invited members of the conference to join him for “A Journey to Healing and Understanding.” The event, slated for October 1 at the Village Seventh-day Adventist Church in Berrien Springs, Michigan, is an opportunity for union members to share personal experiences with racial tension in the church and a chance for attendees to listen closely.

California Senator Amends SB 1146, Dropping Proposals That Angered Religious Institutions

California State Senator Ricardo Lara from Los Angeles has yet again amended his bill SB 1146, a piece of legislation that had religious liberty activists up in arms. The revisions come after the senator received strong opposition from a few religious colleges and universities in the state of California.

Hacksaw Ridge Trailer: First Glimpse into Portrayal of Adventist Noncombatant Desmond Doss

The first theatrical trailer for Hacksaw Ridge, the true story of Desmond T. Doss, has been released online.

Campus Headlines: Walla Walla Nursing School Fully Accredited (And More!)

Walla Walla University School of Nursing Receives Full Accreditation. Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) has granted maximum accreditation to the Walla Walla University (WWU) School of Nursing.

Campus Headlines: Andrews University Alumnus Ray McAllister Wins “Nobel Prize for Blindness” (And More!)

Andrews University Alumnus, Ray McAllister, Wins “Nobel Prize for Blindness." Ray McAllister, Andrews University alumnus, won the Jacob Bolotin Award at the ninth annual Awards event during the 2016 convention. The award is given by the National Federation of the Blind (NFB) and includes a record-high cash prize given by the federation of $20,000. McAllister created coding for Hebrew symbols that have not yet been established in Braille. These Hebrew symbols are the reader’s cue to pause, chant or sing a text.

Facing Ebola and Embracing Service

In late 2014 and early 2015, West Africa was dealing with a massive Ebola outbreak, unable to contain the chaos. Hospitals there were faced with a crisis for which many were unprepared. News of the suffering in West Africa impacted students at the Loma Linda University School of Medicine (LLUSM).

Campus News Headlines: Two Andrews University English Professors Win Award for Fiction & Film Article (and more!)

Two Andrews University English Professors Win Award for Fiction & Film Article. Scott Moncrieff, Andrews professor of English, and Vanessa Corredera, Andrews assistant professor of English, received recognition by the Associated Church Press (ACP) for their c

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