New Orleans

Rebuilding homes in NOLA

The Dedman College Center for Academic-Community Engagement (ACE) is participating in the Alternative Breaks trip to New Orleans in December. Participants in the trip, which is co-sponsored by ACE and the office of Community Engagement and Leadership, are working with Youth Rebuilding New Orleans.

2012-12-18T17:36:32+00:00 December 15th, 2012|ACE and Alternative Breaks 2012 in NOLA|

Treading in deep water

During January 2011, 12 J-Term students in the course “Environmental Communications: Lessons Learned from the BP Oil Spill” will travel with Nina Flournoy, senior lecturer of communication studies in Meadows School of the Arts, on a 10-day journey to New Orleans and the Gulf Coast to examine the communication strategies surrounding the worst environmental disaster in U.S. history

2011-06-29T19:34:23+00:00 January 8th, 2011|J Term in New Orleans|

Rebuilding in New Orleans

Eleven students and staff are traveling to New Orleans in December as part of Alternative Winter Break 2010. They will volunteer with the nonprofit organization Phoenix of New Orleans, helping rebuild houses and community sites while exploring recovery efforts five years after Hurricane Katrina.

2013-07-16T18:00:11+00:00 January 3rd, 2011|AWB in New Orleans|