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ACU students, faculty in Oxford safe despite explosions

For Immediate Release
July 7, 2005

No Abilene Christian University students, faculty or staff were involved in the blasts in central London Thursday morning. ACU's Study Abroad site is located in Oxford, about 60 miles northwest of London.

An excursion to London was planned for this weekend but has been rescheduled, said Ron Morgan, on-site coordinator in Oxford.

The Summer II session in Oxford began July 3 and lasts through August 4, with 31 students participating. Faculty members in Oxford during Summer II are Dr. Bill Rankin, assistant professor of English, and Dr. Jeff Childers, associate professor in the College of Biblical Studies.

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