Students Participate in "Top Off 3" Disaster Drill
Radiography students at Mercer County Community College made themselves
willing victims of the "plague" during the international
"Top Off 3" disaster drill on April 6. They took on the
roles of patients with coughs and fevers who waited for health care.
from the program’s sophomore class, from left, were Jenny
Edu, Nick D’Amico, Diane McLaughlin, Richleu Gehyeka, Janine
O’Hearen, Annapurna Chandwani, and Nikki Carr. Not pictured
is Patricia Petersack.
members who participated include, from left: Jean-Rosby Augustave,
Viola Grabowski, Sarah Maisto, Praveena Koganti, Fatu Witherspoon
and Amy Hotchkiss. Not pictured are Gina Giragosian and Mary Voacolo.
degree program in Radiography prepares students to take the American
Registry of Radiologic Technologists Examination to become nationally
certified and licensed in New Jersey. One hundred percent of the
college's 2004 graduates passed the exam, with a mean score above
the national and state averages.