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MSA members at their Syrian Aid table, West Haven, February 16, 2023.

Muslim Student Association coordinates drives to provide relief for those affected by earthquakes in Turkey and Syria

Justin Coviello, Campus News Editor February 21, 2023

After a catastrophic series of earthquakes that devastated the populations of Turkey and Syria, the University of New Haven came together to do their part and send over supplies. Leading the civil engagement...

Earthquake to Hit California at Fault

The Charger Bulletin April 1, 2010

By Mike Smith - Staff Writer Worried about earthquakes? Ready for the next one to strike? If you live in California…be prepared. The “big one” is finally upon us. After multiple earthquakes...

Earthquake Flattens Turkish Villages, Kills 51

The Associated Press March 10, 2010

OKCULAR, Turkey – A strong, pre-dawn earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6 struck eastern Turkey on Monday, killing 51 people as it knocked down stone and mud-brick houses and minarets in at least...

Poll: Chileans unhappy with gov’t’s quake response

Liz De La Torre March 7, 2010

From The Associated Press CONCEPCION, Chile – Most Chileans are unhappy with their government's response to the catastrophic earthquake and squarely blame President Michelle Bachelet for shortcomings,...

Strong earthquake hits Taiwan; 64 people injured

Liz De La Torre March 4, 2010

From The Associated Press TAIPEI, Taiwan – A powerful 6.4-magnitude earthquake rocked southern Taiwan on Thursday, terrifying residents, disrupting communications and triggering at least one large...

Chile Struck by 5th Largest Earthquake Ever

Erin Ennis March 3, 2010

Following the massive earthquake that struck the small and poverty-stricken country of Haiti on Jan. 12, 2010, countless people worldwide were shocked by the pictures and news of destruction, death, and...

Chile Troops, Police Attack Post-Quake Looting

The Associated Press March 3, 2010

CONCEPCION, Chile – Rescuers found signs of life in the wreckage of a 15-story building Monday as the world offered aid to victims of an earthquake that killed more than 700 people. Troops and police...

Chile quake death toll hits 708 as rescue ramps up

Liz De La Torre February 28, 2010

From The Associated Press CONCEPCION, Chile – Heroism and banditry mingled on Chile's shattered streets Sunday as rescuers braved aftershocks digging for survivors and the government sent soldiers...

Quake-triggered tsunami rushes ashore in Hawaii

Liz De La Torre February 27, 2010

From The Associated Press HONOLULU, Hawaii – A tsunami triggered by the Chilean earthquake sent a surge of water ashore in Hawaii, California and islands in the South Pacific on Saturday as the waves...

Haiti Death Toll Hits 150,000

Liz De La Torre February 3, 2010

With the recent calamity that has befallen Haiti, the magnitude-7.0 earthquake did not just shock the Caribbean country on Jan. 12 but left the world with a haunting ambience of poverty, suffering, death,...

Haiti Struggles After Massive Quake

Erin Ennis January 28, 2010

Jan. 12, 2010 was just a normal day for many. For the people of Haiti, it was a day that will be remembered for years to come. In mere minutes, a 7.0 earthquake struck the economically poorest country...

Quake aid starts to arrive for desperate Haitians

Liz De La Torre January 14, 2010

From The Associated Press PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Desperately needed aid from around the world slowly made its way Thursday into Haiti, where supply bottlenecks and a leadership vacuum left rescuers...

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