Campus & Community

Helping a Student-Run Homeless Shelter

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President Neil L. Rudenstine (left) shakes hands with Alina Das ’01, student director of the Harvard Square Homeless Shelter at the University Lutheran Church, on Tuesday while Joanne Engquist, a pastor at University Lutheran, and Professor Helmut Koester, a member of the Capital Campaign Committee, look on. Rudenstine presented Engquist with a $25,000 check for the student-run homeless shelter. A $25,000 challenge grant matched funds donated by students, faculty, staff, and alumni/ae. Photo by Kris Snibbe