KSU student part of World Trade Center search and rescue

Jodi Witte‚ Kennesaw State University chemistry major‚ spent time in fall 2001 with her…

Georgia (Apr 23, 2002) — KSU student part of World Trade Center search and rescue

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Jodi Witte‚ Kennesaw State University chemistry major‚ spent time in fall 2001 with her Veterinary Medical Assistance Team (VMAT−1) providing medical assistance to the search and rescue dogs at the World Trade Center site. Deployed to Ground Zero Sept. 12‚ VMAT−1 spent 18 days working alongside the rescue teams.



The KSU Chemistry Department will recognize her contribution at their awards ceremony Thursday‚ April 25‚ 12:30 p.m. For more information on VMAT−1‚ go to http://www.vmat1.org/index2.html



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Kennesaw State University‚ a progressive‚ comprehensive institution with a growing student population of 14‚000‚ offers more than 50 degree programs. Out of 34 institutions‚ KSU is the sixth largest in the University System of Georgia.



 

A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status, and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu

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