December 14, 2018

Lauren Hill receives private tour of Newport Aquarium


Mount Saint Joseph University’s Lauren Hill got their own private showing of the Newport Aquarium Sunday morning.

The Cure Starts Now Foundation arranged the event after the trip to Newport Aquarium was among the events on a family activity to-do list that Hill’s family submitted to the organization. 

Hill has become a celebrity athlete and champion for Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG), a rare form of brain cancer, since her inspirational story captured the sports world earlier this year.

According to a release, Hill was accompanied by