Stevens Institute of Technology
Local destruction after Superstorm Sandy prompted a team of student architects and engineers to come up with a new plan for coastal communities that are at risk during natural events.
It’s been more than 60 years since Kenneth de Ferrari attended college, and now he’ll finally receive his diploma with the class of 2014.
The cases were reported last week, and all the students were isolated to their homes off-campus, WCBS 880’s Jim Smith reported. No new cases have been reported since.
The skyway is scheduled to shut down just after midnight Saturday as part of a 24-month, $1 billion project to repair the 81-year-old span.
The “Blue Dunes” proposal is part of Rebuild By Design, a competition sponsored by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to come up with novel ways to protect against the next big storm.
In addition to the physical devastation of superstorm Sandy, communications were disabled for many and the Federal Communications Commission is now holding hearings to try and prevent those failures in the future.
A spokeswoman for Stevens Institute of Technology says the body of Mark Testa was found around 3 p.m. Monday in Palmer Hall, which is located on the school’s campus in Hoboken.