crowdsourced data mapping
Okay, starving students, here's a way to for the cash-strapped to help Haiti. Volunteers are needed to help Ushahidi Haiti's crisis mapping team code incoming texts from Haitians in need of help or trying to find someone/be found. This data then goes to the appropriate relief organization to help.
Once you've read about the program via the above link, you can start entering data here.
There's no formal vetting process, so you can do one, ten, a hundred, whatever. Let's put those social science skills to work!