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Jennifer Johnson

"Lake Superior State University really did give me a great education. LSSU competes not only in the Midwest but Nationally as well."

Jennifer Johnson '08
LSSU Fisheries & Wildlife Mgmt graduate

Currently enrolled in the graduate program at the University of Georgia


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Title: PASSIONATE STATISTICIAN: FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE
Movie ID: VT5193
Movie Number: 5193
Description: Uses applied statistics to disprove the medical sssumptions of her day. Using fatality counts from the Crimean War, Nightingale develops a progressive series of statistical diagrams that reveal startling information: most soldiers did not die of their wounds, as reported, but in army hospitals, from diseases related to poor hygiene. When futher data show army death rates twice that of the civilian population, Nightingale traces the cause to overcrowded, disease-riodden barracks.
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Part: 0
Time: 25
Department: NURS
Call Number: UH347.N6 P37 197
At LSSU: Y

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Brian Applegate

Brian Applegate
Fire Science

LSSU's dedicated three-story fire lab made all the difference to Brian Applegate.

"Our certification training classes offered real situations," Brian says. Students practice victim search techniques while controlling and extinguishing fires. Applegate says his favorite exercise was the live fire flashover simulation. "We saw how fires evolved as they burned," he says. "It’s as close as you can get to the real thing."

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