Whitman: High students build shantytown to raise awareness of homelessness

How do you get the young generation interested in social issues, like homelessness?

Well, officials at the Whitman-Hanson Regional High School are thinking outside the box, and putting students inside boxes, to try and get them involved.

Katherine Perry reports:

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