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Oklahoma Advisor Saves Boy’s Life in Paris

Oklahoma Advisor Saves Boy’s Life in Paris

Dr. Julie Flegal-Smallwood, advisor to the Alpha Beta Upsilon Chapter at Redlands Community College in Oklahoma, was honored last week for saving a child’s life in a Paris airport.

According to a news story posted on NewsOK, She was in France for a weekend training session to prepare to lead her students on a study abroad trip. While in the airport, Flegal-Smallwood saw a 5-year-old boy lifeless and not breathing. She administered CPR until he regained consciousness and stayed with him until paramedics and police arrived.

Read the full story here.



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