10/31/16 2:00pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO Sophia Strauss with the first of what she hopes will be several boxes of goods bound for Haiti to help victims of Hurricane Matthew.

JULIE LANE PHOTO
Sophia Strauss with the first of what she hopes will be several boxes of goods bound for Haiti to help victims of Hurricane Matthew.

Sophia Strauss was studying hurricanes in teacher Dan Williams’ marine science class at Shelter Island High School when Hurricane Matthew struck Haiti early last month.

That island nation had not yet recovered from the 2010 earthquake and what crops had been planted since then were ripped apart by Matthew. (more…)