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Students Set Up 'Shanty Town' To Raise Awareness About Homelessness

Ever wonder what it's like to sleep on the street, with all your possessions in a box right next to you? More than 30 students at Oakton Community College in Des Plaines set up a "shanty town," and planned to sleep outside for a week to raise awareness about homelessness.