Posts Tagged ‘Alex Wann’

A&E Alum Helping with Philippines Disaster Relief

by   |  11.20.13  |  Uncategorized

In November, Alex Wann, a 2010 graduate of ACU’s A&E Department, was called to help with disaster relief after super typhoon Yolando hit the Philippines. Wann has been working with Samaritan’s Purse in Bolivia with water quality.

Wann worked at the Samaritan’s Purse base in Tacloban City, which was hit very hard by the storm. His work included water, sanitation and hygiene, but focused on sanitation. Wann said “these kinds of interventions are critical in the aftermath of such a disaster to prevent the spread of disease.” Wann said the work would be intense and communication would be scarce, but he was excited to see what God would do through this situation. More »

Alumnus Drills for Water in Nicaragua

0 Commentsby   |  10.19.11  |  Uncategorized

Alex Wann (’10) had the opportunity of a lifetime, spending a week in Nicaragua drilling a well for clean drinking water. 

As a renewable resources graduate student at the University of Wyoming, he received the Willard and Elaine Rhoads Scholarship for Graduate Studies in Water Resources. This lead him to volunteer with Living Water International (LWI). More »

Shining Star Alumnus

0 Commentsby   |  03.09.11  |  Uncategorized

ACU alumnus Alex Wann, now graduate student at the University of Wyoming, attended the Western Nutrient Management Conference in Reno, Nev. on March 3 and 4.  More »