Patrick Attié Tours Haitian Universities and Describes their Needs

In the video, Patrick Attié shows the destruction at the Faculty des Sciences, Université d'État d'Haïti and at L'Ecole Supérieure d'Infotronique d'Haïti (ESIH) just after the earthquake. He also describes how they are working on three fronts: access to capital to rebuild (an interim site), managing the transition so students can continue their studies, and [...]

By | September 30th, 2010|Highlights, News, Stories|0 Comments

OCW & Haiti: Bringing Renewable Energy to Haiti

Shigeru Miyagawa, chair of the MIT OpenCourseWare faculty advisory committee and professor of linguistics, describes how OCW has aided reconstruction in Haiti. "Just one of the stories of OCW use that has moved me recently is that of Jean-Ronel Noel and Alex Georges, entrepreneurs working to bring renewable energy to communities throughout Haiti. Through their [...]

By | September 30th, 2010|Highlights, News, Stories|0 Comments

ESIH Student Interviews

Ecole Supérieure d’Infotronique d’Haïti interviewed students about the continuation of their studies after the earthquake. Alain David LESCOUFLAIR, 3ème année, Sciences Informatiques (L3): - How are you re-adjusting to your studies at ESIH? How do you feel to be back in the classes? At first I thought it would be harder but I find [...]

By | September 27th, 2010|Highlights, Stories|0 Comments