Re: [xmca] Hurricane Katrina-LSU Student Relief Fund

From: Vera Steiner (
Date: Fri Sep 02 2005 - 12:01:20 PDT

The only small step that I am aware of is that the U. of New Mexico is
letting undergraduates enroll with no
records and providing them with tuition, etc. But no steps thus far at the
graduate level or assistance to researchers,
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From: "Peg Griffin" <>
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Subject: RE: [xmca] Hurricane Katrina-LSU Student Relief Fund

> Thanks for the info, David.
> Do you know if any of the colleges and universities to the south and east
> Baton Rouge have any temporary web homes?
> Does anyone know of anyone keeping track of ways to work with students,
> teachers, researchers who have been displaced from the gulf?
> Is anyone getting a database about displaced doctoral candidates who need
> replace months of data collection, students who need certain requirements
> graduate, junior faculty who have to rewrite their almost finished
> manuscripts and so on?
> Is anyone trying to get them together with university people who can help
> them work out reasonable next steps?
> So far the evidence from Yale and UC seems to say that those institutions
> haven't yet recognized they might be the someones with the expertise to do
> these sorts of things...
> PG
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> A secular way to help, from the site of
> David
> Hurricane Katrina-LSU Student Relief Fund
> Hurricane Katrina has had a terrible effect on our state and there are
> LSU students from South Louisiana who could use your help in this time of
> need. The LSU Foundation's Hurricane Katrina - LSU Student Relief Fund
> created in response to the far-reaching damage caused by Hurricane
> and all donations to this fund will directly assist students whose lives
> have been greatly affected by the storm.
> To give to the relief fund by credit card, simply fill out the information
> here. If you would like to donate by check, please make the check payable
> to the LSU Foundation and indicate on the check that it is intended for
> LSU Student Relief Fund. You can mail your check to:
> Hurricane Katrina-LSU Student Relief Fund
> c/o LSU Foundation
> 3838 W. Lakeshore Dr.
> Baton Rouge , LA 70808
> Thank you for giving to the LSU Student Relief Fund, and, as always, thank
> you for all you do for LSU.
> David D. Preiss
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