Topic: Disaster relief

Students inspire others to give for disaster relief

Sept. 13, 2011
School of Social Work students and faculty member Dr. Miguel Ferguson clear rubble from the site where a house was destroyed

Social Work students who helped with recovery efforts in Joplin, Mo. write about the experience and rally support for disaster relief in central Texas.

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Pulitzer Prize-Winning Poet Discusses Katrina, Natural Disasters

Feb. 21, 2011

Event: Lozano Long Conference "From Natural Events to Social Disasters in the Circum-Caribbean." Free and open to the public.

When: Feb. 23-25

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Law students assist devastated Gulf Coast

Feb. 21, 2008
One of the groups in Gulfport, Miss. worked with the Turkey Creek Community Initiatives. Students pictured here are (from

Nearly three years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast region communities are still struggling, but students from the University of Texas School of Law found a way to offer assistance in a unique way.

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