Katrina and Tulane
If you get a chance you should check out Tulane's website. In the wake of Katrina it has turned into a "blog" of sorts. I think you would find some interest in it.
higher education in serious, and silly, moments, with the lagniappe of personal reflections on sundry topics. "(Moo) was really fun to write. I laughed at all the jokes - it was probably my favorite writing experience - so I liked it very much." ~Jane Smiley