08/29/2011 09:13 am ET Updated Oct 29, 2011

How Did Hurricane Irene Affect Colleges?

New Yorkers can't say they weren't warned. In June, the City University of New York's Science and U! television show featured a segment on what would happen to New York City in a hurricane. The conclusion of CUNY's expert, Nicholas Coch, a professor of earth and environmental science at Queens College, was that New York City absolutely could face a strong hurricane, and that the results could be devastating.

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