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American Red Cross comforts first-time blood donors

American Red Cross comforts first-time blood donors

Elle Chen, RubicOnline

February 11, 2020

Although the process of drawing blood only takes 10-20 minutes, the entire process of donating blood takes about an hour total.

USC changes blood drive’s location and information systems to increase participation

USC changes blood drive’s location and information systems to increase participation

Lara Cayci, RubicOnline

November 5, 2019

USC has been working tirelessly to make changes in order to increase participation.

Blood Drive draws teachers, students

Blood Drive draws teachers, students

Tana Ososki, Interactive Storytelling Team

February 19, 2019

The yearly SPA blood drive experienced some minor setbacks because of a late start due to snow, but USC ensured everything went smoothly.

The chance to donate blood should not be wasted

Michael Forsgren, Social Media Manager

February 25, 2018

Donating blood is a completely safe and quick process which can save lives, people need to seriously consider it more.

USC supports Red Cross through annual blood drive

USC supports Red Cross through annual blood drive

Peter Blanchfield, Opinions Editor

February 22, 2018

USC hosted its annual Red Cross Blood drive on Feb. 22, with over 30 people participating.

Blood Drive speaker emphasizes importance of donating

Blood Drive speaker emphasizes importance of donating

Webster Lehmann, Creative Design Manager

February 6, 2018

In preparation for the annual blood drive, Upper School Student Council hosted American Red Cross representative Karla Fenstermaker to discuss the importance of blood donation.

37 years later, the Blood Drive still thrives

37 years later, the Blood Drive still thrives

Emily Thissen, RubicOnline Editor

February 5, 2017

After starting in 1980, the Red Cross Blood Drive is still being hosted by SPA each year.

Annual Blood Drive ends in success, 29 units donated

Annual Blood Drive ends in success, 29 units donated

Emily Thissen, RubicOnline Editor

February 1, 2017

At the annual Red Cross Blood Drive, SPA students, faculty, and staff, donated 29 units of blood.

Blood Drive succeeds, participation from faculty and students

Blood Drive succeeds, participation from faculty and students

Netta Kaplan, Managing Editor

February 7, 2015

Over 50 students and faculty participated in the annual Blood Drive this year despite an earlier date being a set back for many 15-year old students.

Registration for Blood Drive begins

Registration for Blood Drive begins

Emily Thissen, Sports Editor

January 28, 2015

This year's Blood Drive will be held on Feb. 3.