Episode 30: A Student’s Wilderness-Training Trip Turns Into a Rescue Mission

“Here we were, being thrown directly into an emergency situation.”

Emily Heeren

Gettysburg College

In this episode, we hear from Emily Heeren, a junior at Gettysburg College, who describes how she helped escort to safety a young woman who fell 80 feet off a cliff while hiking at the Red River Gorge in Kentucky.

About this series: Say Something collects stories from college students about what they’re up to and why. Check for new episodes every three weeks. View more episodes.

Photo: Courtesy of Emily Heeren  Music: Theme by John Gravois

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