Mitch Daniels highlights Swimming Saves Lives

“WEST LAFAYETTE — A few months ago, Kevin Johnston couldn’t swim one length of the Purdue Aquatic Center pool.

Now he can swim more than a mile. On Monday afternoon, he and Mitch Daniels, president ofPurdue University, were in the last lane of the busy pool.

Daniels, a recreational swimmer who swims a mile once or twice a week, was helping to promote Adult Learn to Swim Month, hoping to reverse alarming statistics.”

Read the rest of Hayleigh Colombo’s story in The Indianapolis Star and Lafayette Journal and Courier: