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“A Safe Haven: Responding to Hurricane Katrina”: Walking Exhibit Open to the Public This Week

(Last Updated On: December 21, 2017)

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On August 29th of 2005, Hurricane Katrina made landfall in the Gulf Region. The category 3 storm took 1,800 lives and displaced more than a million from the Gulf Region.

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This week, the campus of the University of West Georgia has an exhibit open for viewing highlighting the steps UWG took to help providing a place of safety and comfort for the evacuees. It wasn’t just UWG who responded, but our entire community did just that with pride!

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You can learn more by enjoying the walking exhibit located at the Office of Community Engagement off of 1601 Maple Street (Front Campus Drive).

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