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WVU School of Journalism hosts Hurricane Katrina anniversary event

West Virginia University Perley Isaac Reed School of Journalism will host an event Tuesday, Aug. 29, commemorating the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina and presenting the school’s updated multimedia Web site that chronicles the stories of Katrina evacuees in West Virginia.

The afternoon event, beginning at 4:30 p.m. in 205 Martin Hall, will highlight the anniversary launch of new content on the student-produced Web site, “Starting Over: Loss and Renewal in Katrina’s Aftermath.”

A team of students and faculty members will provide an overview of the site and present multimedia pieces developed over the past year.

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