October 23, 2017

Aura Rexach ’20 and Gabriela Short ’18 — The Effects of Hurricane Maria

As natives of San Juan, Puerto Rico, Aura Rexach ’20 and Gabriela Short ’18 experienced the devastating effect of Hurricane Maria from the security of Providence College. In this episode, they discuss what it was like to communicate with family members during and after the storm, the effect Maria had on their communities, and and their emotional response to being safe while their family and friends were in harm’s way.