It’s September – a month that brings happy thoughts of fall, being together with friends on campus, the beginning of Cornhuskin' planning, and the fun of football games. But September is also National Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month. And thanks to one very determined, unstoppable Meredith alumna, we now all think of kids fighting cancer when … Continue reading How to Be a ‘Good Cookie’ this September!
In 2007 Gretchen Holt Witt, ’89 and her husband Larry learned that their precious two year old son Liam had a deadly form of pediatric cancer. Their son, Liam was diagnosed with Neuroblastoma: a type of cancer that merely 30% of children survive. Stunned and frightened, they began to fight for Liam in every way … Continue reading Let’s make the letter ‘C’ mean ‘Cookies’