Independent News of Liberty University
Liberty University will be a sending a team of eight students and two staff members to Peru to help clean up after some intense flooding.
According to the university, El Nino hit near Lima at the end of March, leaving more than 70,000 homeless and killing at least 62.
Liberty University’s disaster relief initiative will send a team of eight students and two staff members to Peru this weekend. Heavy flooding in late March has left more than 70,000 Peruvians homeless. This will mark the fourth such trip for Liberty’s program, one which trains students to handle disaster relief efforts.
A recent report from ADT names Liberty University as the safest college campus in Virginia.
Former SEC champion diver and USA National Team member Tori Lamp Wood has been hired as the first full-time diving coach in Liberty swimming & diving history, it was announced today by Head Coach Jake Shellenberger.
“Assistant Coach Jessica Barnes and I are excited to welcome Tori Lamp Wood as our first official diving coach in program history,” Shellenberger said. “Voted the 2013 NCAA Division I Diver of the Year while at Tennessee and with a plethora of elite international experience behind her, Tori is the perfect candidate to build our diving program here at Liberty and take it to the next level.”