Jesse Ruigomez, DMSB'25, was in Tel Aviv working as a financial planning and analysis co-op in when Hamas launched a surprise attack on Israel. Ruigomez was relatively far away from the violence and has been safely evacuated.

“Fortunately, I was in central Israel and not in the south where things are really bad since they were using short-range rockets,” he said. “I was safe, but it's a horrible situation all around.” 

Two other Northeastern students were also in Israel at the time of the attack and have been safely evacuated as well.

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