Meeting with Survivors of Columbine and Stoneman Douglas
February 28, 2018
Moving Forward from the Tragedy of a School Shooting
Today on The Balancing Act, we sit down with survivors of devastating school shootings that occurred 19 years apart. Columbine survivor Crystal Miller has gone on to become an internationally known author, speaker and advocate for survivors of school violence.
We also hear from Carson Campbell, a student at Parkland, Florida’s Stoneman Douglas High School, the scene of the mass shooting that killed 17 students and teachers this past February 14. On that terrifying day, Carson was right next to the school’s freshman building, where the shooter went on his rampage. We learn about the importance of leaning on the community in these times of mourning, and how vital it is to embrace the grieving process. Plus, we get a father’s perspective: how Doug Campbell reacted the moment he learned his son’s school was the scene of an active shooter.
The Balancing Act goes local—and we’re asking some of the experts around Tampa for their best tips and advice on finance, food, flowers, and feeling good! Cooking every day can be hard to do. At ReBuilt Meals, they have a variety of healthy meal plans that provide variety, nutrition, and stress-free family time. We ask […]
Cooking healthy meals every day can be hard to do, and shopping for ingredients, planning menus, and making sure you and your family are eating healthy can be an even bigger challenge. Heat and eat meals delivered right to your door are gaining in popularity. At ReBuilt Meals, they have a variety of healthy meal […]
There’s something really special about flowers. We love the way they look and smell, and of course, they help mark important milestones and special occasions. But not all fresh cut flowers are created equally explains Alice Givens, Owner of Flower General by Carlstedt’s. We have care tips for these magnificent plants and flowers so they […]