Midwest Colleges Struggle to Bounce Back From Hurricane's Fury

A few days after the remnants of Hurricane Ike swept through the Midwest after pounding coastal Texas and Louisiana, colleges and universities across Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, and other states in the region continued to be hamstrung on Tuesday by wide-ranging power outages and flooding.

Nearly 1.5 million households in those three states were still without power, according to the U.S. Department of Energy. Other states struggling to recover