Nov 01, 2010
Ohio Christian University Accepted as a Provisional IAEM Student Chapter
Ohio Christian University's Disaster Management Program is the newest student chapter of the International Association of Emergency Managers, IAEM. Program Director, Thad Hicks stated, "This 9 month process culminated during the annual Conference in San Antonio this week when OCU's Disaster Management Program was awarded provisional membership." This provisional status is very impor full story..
Sep 29, 2010
OCU Relief Group Constructs Multipurpose Building in Haiti
Ohio Christian University is continuing to support the hurting people of Haiti. OCU recently sent another relief trip to Haiti. This latest 10-person team traveled to Haiti Sept. 4 through 11. The group included OCU trustee Gary Uber and alumnus J.J. Bradley. Bryan Irvine, the team leader, is currently a student in OCU's new M.A. full story..
Sep 20, 2010
Ohio Christian University Sends Disaster Response Team to Meigs County, Ohio
A Disaster Response Team from Ohio Christian University recently deployed to Meigs County Ohio after a weekend Tornado devastated the area. The team was assigned recovery and debris removal duties. This work consisted of digging through debris and attempting to find salvageable resources. Once an area was covered thoroughly, the team would begin removing large pieces of househ full story..
Sep 08, 2010
OCU’s Disaster Management Program Sends another Relief Team to Haiti
Ohio Christian University is continuing its work supporting the people of Haiti. OCU recently sent another relief trip to Haiti. This latest 10 person team, made up of students, alumni, and an OCU board member, will be traveling to Haiti on Sept, 4, and working through the 11th.
This group will be on a construction expedition. It was discovered that ma full story..
Aug 12, 2010
OCU Continues to Bring Supplies and Help to Haiti
This past week the Disaster Management program at Ohio Christian University packaged and prepared another load of supplies for Haiti. Students and staff boxed up almost 800 pounds of medical supplies and loaded them into a van bound for Ft. Pierce Florida. Ft. Pierce is home to MFI, Missionary Flights International. full story..