Document Type


Publication Date

Fall 2006


Stripping floors and tearing down walls are not skills listed in the job description for a Fairfield University professor. But Dr. Beth Boquet (CAS), a native of southeast Louisana, was recently a part of a Fairfield University contingent of 38 students, four faculty and two staff members who embarked on an eye-opening seven day journey to New Orleans, La., an area struggling to recover from Hurricane Katrina. Here is one group's story.


Copyright 2006 Fairfield University

Publication Title

Fairfield Now

Published Citation

Boquet, Elizabeth. “Hard Work in the Big Easy.” Fairfield Now (Fall 2006), p. 31-34.