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Teach-in on Haiti to be held today
The Syracuse University community is invited to a teach-in, “Emerging from Crisis: Haiti in the Past, Present and Future,” on Thursday, Feb. 4, from 5-7:30 p.m. in Kittredge Auditorium, located in Huntington Beard Crouse Hall.
Discussion will focus on Haiti yesterday, today and tomorrow—how can the people of Haiti move forward from the devastation of the Jan. 12 earthquake and what we can do to help.
The event is sponsored by the Syracuse University Group on Haitian Support Efforts, The Black Graduate Students’ Association (BGSA), the Black and Latino Law Students’ Association (BLSA) and the Haitian American Students Association (HASA).
For more information, visit: http://researchguides.library.syr.edu/haitidisaster.