Post Tagged with: "Hurricane Sandy"

Panel Discusses Sandy Relief Efforts

The Center for Social Justice and the Jesuit Universities Humanitarian Action Network hosted a panel discussion about Hurricane Sandy relief efforts and past responses to disasters in the Philodemic Room Wednesday evening. The panel included Katie Oldaker, director of Disaster Response Operations for Catholic Charities, Regine Webster, vice president of[Read More…]

by December 7, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News
DC Back in Business In Wake of Sandy

DC Back in Business In Wake of Sandy

Hurricane Sandy wreaked havoc along the Atlantic coast Monday, killing at least 80 and leaving millions without power, but the Washington metropolitan area escaped largely unscathed. Although D.C. airport and metro services were disrupted, dozens of roads were closed and power was lost in some areas, most city services resumed[Read More…]

by November 2, 2012 0 comments City News, News

Despite early closures caused by Hurricane Sandy, sales at Students of Georgetown, Inc. services were up significantly this week. According to Chief Financial Officer Vidur Khatri (MSB ’14), sales at Vital Vittles were 50 to 60 percent above the norm on Sunday as students hurried to purchase extra food before[Read More…]

by November 2, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

GU Returning to Normalcy in Wake of Hurricane

Having escaped the brunt of Hurricane Sandy, the university and the District began to evaluate damage and resume regular operations Tuesday morning. The Category 1 storm hit the D.C. area in full force Monday afternoon, bringing . Further north, the storm caused fires, heavy flooding and at least 16 deaths, according[Read More…]

by October 30, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News
Campus, DC Brace for Hurricane’s Impact

Campus, DC Brace for Hurricane’s Impact

All Georgetown campuses in the D.C. metropolitan area have been closed Monday and Tuesday as the city readies itself for the worst of Hurricane Sandy. The university issued a shelter-in-place warning around 5:30 p.m. Monday. The notification, which was sent out via HOYAlert, urged members of the campus community to[Read More…]

by October 29, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News
DC Services to Remain Suspended Tuesday

DC Services to Remain Suspended Tuesday

Several services in the District of Columbia remained suspended Monday evening, with disruptions expected to continue on Tuesday and later in the week as Hurricane Sandy worsens. An alert from the D.C. government sent around 9 p.m. warned that the storm is expected to enter its strongest phase this evening,[Read More…]

by October 29, 2012 0 comments City News, News

Campus Closed Monday

The university will be closed tomorrow in anticipation of Hurricane Sandy, a Category 1 storm expected to hit the Washington area Monday afternoon, according to university spokeswoman Stacy Kerr. According to a broadcast email sent to the campus community Sunday evening, the main campus, the Law Center and the School of[Read More…]

by October 28, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News