In Disasters, Colleges Take On New Mission: Providing Shelter and Aid

Volunteers from several CUNY campuses carted away debris from homes damaged by Hurricane Sandy.
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It was a beautiful afternoon in May 2011, and Richard Miller had just gotten the charcoal started for his Sunday-afternoon cookout when he saw the black storm cloud approaching from the west. He thought he should maybe take seriously the warning...

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