With Katrina-Hit Schools Set to Open, It Is Spring Fever on Campus

Rubin, Debra K.
December 2005
ENR: Engineering News-Record;12/12/2005, Vol. 255 Issue 23, p26
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The article focuses on the impact of Hurricane Katrina on engineering education in the universities of New Orleans, Louisiana. New Orleans universities eagerly await the start of the spring semester in January 2006. Hurricane Katrina has added a new dimension to lesson plans. Hurricane Katrina hit just as the fall semester began and it has been a tough few months for engineering programs at the University of New Orleans and Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana. New Orleans' huge rebuilding task offer new missions for engineering faculty and students, many of whom never considered abandoning their schools or their city.


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