For many people, spring break is an opportunity to get away from school and family and get some sun. Like others I need to get away but I set out on a 16 hour car ride with my family to the beautiful city of New Orleans. 549 more words
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Huge flood waters creep into second-story windows. Meanwhile, Red Cross volunteers pass out food and medical supplies to hundreds of families huddled up inside a high school gym – these are the images that probably come to mind when you think of a Red Cross Disaster Action Team. 345 more words
In the wake of Hurricane Katrina, the news media, specifically The Fort Collins Coloradoan, was quick to criticize then-President George W. Bush for not traveling to New Orleans fast enough to survey the damage and provide financial response. 81 more words
It started as an undergraduate thesis. Now, it may help rebuild New Orleans.
In fall 2012, Aaron Wertman was a fifth-year student in Penn State’s Stuckeman School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture. 723 more words