Disaster - Winter 2013

Scholars' Studio: Disaster Research at the Commons. February 21, 2013

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Journalists as Community-Sourcerers: Responding to Crisis by Reporting with a Crowd

  • Dharma Dailey, Human Centered Design and Engineering


Nuclear Power: Fallout or Fall In?

  • Shelly Arreguin, Materials Science & Engineering


Troubling Silence: The Poetry of Disaster

  • Jane Wong, English


Climate change in rural Alaska: Is it as disastrous as it seems?

  • Rachel Aronson, School of Marine and Environmental Affairs


Disaster recovery for Online services

  • Abhi Rathinavelu, Foster School of Business


Disaster City: New York in the 1975 Fiscal Crisis

  • Michael Reagan, History


Mechanism of Democracy: the correlation of the filibuster and disaster

  • Brandon De Bruhl, Economics/Public Policy


Libraries as Information First Responders

  • Beth Patin, The Information School


Factory Accidents in South India

  • Lily Shapiro, Socio-cultural Anthropology