Tag: Typhoon Haiyan

Nursing Student Creates Disaster Preparedness Resource for Peers

Nursing Student Creates Disaster Preparedness Resource for Peers

They were the longest two weeks of Joseph Valenzuela’s life. In 2013, Valenzuela’s father, Jose Valenzuela Jr., traveled to his native Philippines on a business trip, but was stranded there during Typhoon Haiyan, the deadliest typhoon to hit the island in modern history. “We lost contact with him for about two weeks,” says Joseph Valenzuela, […]

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Students at Lead Typhoon Haiyan Fundraising Effort

Students at Lead Typhoon Haiyan Fundraising Effort

As recovery efforts from Typhoon Haiyan continue throughout southeast Asia, Filipino students from Rutgers–Camden are leading a campus-wide fundraiser  to help the millions of displaced families still seeking relief from the devastation caused by the Nov. 8 storm. “We’re doing all that we can do to help,” says Kristiana Rivera, a sophomore biology major from […]

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