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People take pictures of the Immaculate Concepcion Catholic church hours after a magnitude 5.9 earthquake, following a previous earthquake earlier in the week collapsed part of the church in Guanica, Puerto Rico.

State of emergency: Chicago residents speak out about Puerto Rico’s earthquake

Maria Guerrero, La DePaulia Managing Editor January 20, 2020

Following the 6.4 magnitude earthquake that struck Puerto Rico on January 7, about 60,000 residents are left without power and over 4,000 people are now living in shelters, causing the island to experience...

Una bandera puertorriqueña cuelga entre los escombros, donde los dueños de las tiendas y familiares ayudan a retirar provisiones de la ferretería Ely Mer Mar, que se derrumbó parcialmente después de un terremoto en Guánica, Puerto Rico.

Estado de emergencia: Residentes de Chicago alzan sus voces sobre el terremoto en Puerto Rico

Maria Guerrero, La DePaulia Managing Editor January 20, 2020

Después de la magnitud del terremoto de 6.4 grados que sacudió a Puerto Rico el 7 de enero, unos 60.000 residentes se quedaron sin electricidad y más de 4.000 ahora viven en refugios - causando que...

Volunteers distribute food to neighbors who remain outdoors using camping tents and portable lights for fear of possible aftershocks after a 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck in Guanica, Puerto Rico, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020. The quake was followed by a series of strong aftershocks, part of a 10-day series of temblors spawned by the grinding of tectonic plates along three faults beneath southern Puerto Rico.

Puerto Ricans left homeless after biggest quake in century

Associated Press January 8, 2020

GUANICA, Puerto Rico (AP) — Cars, cots and plastic chairs became temporary beds for hundreds of families who lost their homes in southwest Puerto Rico as a flurry of earthquakes struck the island, one...

A home in Houston, Texas is submerged in severe flooding after Tropical Storm Harvey devastated south-central Texas beginning Aug. 25 when it first made landfall.   
(AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

DePaul influences former student, Harvey victim

Evelyn Baker September 11, 2017

Spurred by Facebook posts from its previous president as Tropical Storm Harvey approached her Humble, Texas home, leaders of the DePaul Law School organization OUTLaws created a GoFundMe page to provide...

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