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This photograph from the Columbia/Barnard Hillel Alternative Winter Break trip to help rebuild homes damaged by Hurricane Katrina was taken by Columbia and Jewish Theological Seminary student Jessica Fischer. Hillel students and staff members spent the week of January 7-14, 2007 in Kiln, Mississippi, and in New Orleans’ St. Bernard Parish, cleaning and gutting homes and repairing roofs damaged by the storm. This is a photograph of a calendar open to August, 2005, that students saw in a hardware...

emptying trash into the dumpster

This photograph from the Columbia/Barnard Hillel Alternative Winter Break trip to help rebuild homes damaged by Hurricane Katrina was taken by Barnard College student Shira Gordon. Hillel students and staff members spent the week of January 7-14, 2007 in Kiln, Mississippi, and in New Orleans’ St. Bernard Parish, cleaning and gutting homes and repairing roofs damaged by the storm. This photograph shows students emptying trash into a dumpster from a home that they were working on.

high-fives at worksite

This photograph from the Columbia/Barnard Hillel Alternative Winter Break trip to help rebuild homes damaged by Hurricane Katrina was taken by Barnard College student Shira Gordon. Hillel students and staff members spent the week of January 7-14, 2007 in Kiln, Mississippi, and in New Orleans’ St. Bernard Parish, cleaning and gutting homes and repairing roofs damaged by the storm.

wall at Camp Coastal

This photograph from the Columbia/Barnard Hillel Alternative Winter Break trip to help rebuild homes damaged by Hurricane Katrina was taken by Barnard College student Shira Gordon. Hillel students and staff members spent the week of January 7-14, 2007 in Kiln, Mississippi, and in New Orleans’ St. Bernard Parish. This is a photograph of a room at Camp Coastal, a volunteer housing center in Hancock County, Mississippi. Every group staying there signs the wall.

tearing down walls

This photograph from the Columbia/Barnard Hillel Alternative Winter Break trip to help rebuild homes damaged by Hurricane Katrina was taken by Barnard College student Shira Gordon. Hillel students and staff members spent the week of January 7-14, 2007 in Kiln, Mississippi, and in New Orleans’ St. Bernard Parish. This is a photograph of students gutting a house badly damaged by Hurricane Katrina.