Southern Tech’s Student Senators hosted a blood drive in the Health West building on April 13, 2017. With summer being a peak season necessitating blood, students and staff were happy to help. Many students and staff members from across the campus donated 64 units of whole blood and apheresis.
Among the donors were Josh Gutierrez, Diesel student from Davis who said that he was giving blood for whoever needs it in the community. Seth Eppeland, also a Diesel student from Davis When asked why he donated blood today he said, “My friend was in a bad car accident and I seen how it (giving blood) could save lives.”