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The start of another fall semester at Gardner-Webb means a new beginning for incoming freshmen. This could not be exhibited more than in Lee Cooper, who is a survivor in every sense of the word. From cancer as a child to the sudden death of his wife and unborn baby at the hands of a drunk driver, Cooper repeatedly demonstrates resilience against all odds.
Lee Cooper, Lisa Marie Cooper, Mothers Against Drunk Driving
Office of University Communications, "Incoming Student to Gardner-Webb Overcomes Major Obstacles" (2013). Gardner-Webb NewsCenter Archive. 1612.