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Campus readies for severe weather

August 23, 2020 7:30 PM


Tulane Today staff

On Sunday, Aug. 23, the Tulane campus prepared for the impact from Tropical Storm Marco on Monday and Laura later in the week. Dennis Watson with Scurlock Rentals dismantles a tent used as a temporary classroom outside Josephine Louise Hall in preparation for the arrival of the storms. (Photo by Paula Burch-Celentano)


Facilities Services staff members secure the area surrounding the new temporary classrooms on the Berger Family Lawn on Sunday afternoon (Aug. 23). (Photo by Paula Burch-Celentano)
In McAlister Auditorium, Sodexo employees organize boxes of food to be distributed to students in preparation for the storms. (Photo by Paula Burch-Celentano)
John Turner, owner of Hightower Solutions, helps to dismantle fencing his company installed around the AC units of the new temporary classrooms on the Berger Family Lawn. (Photo by Paula Burch-Celentano)
Walter Stevenson with Sodexo wheels cases of water into Sharp Hall. (Photo by Paula Burch-Celentano)
Bags of food for students sheltering in place on campus await pickup at McAlister Auditorium. (Photo by Sally Asher)
Wall residents help themselves to cases of water on Sunday morning (Aug. 23) before the severe weather arrives. (Photo by Paula Burch-Celentano)