Natural Hazards Center News

A team at CU Boulder is working to expand the conversation around environmental futures and has been awarded $225,000 from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation in support of the effort.

Save the date for the next Making Mitigation Work webinar and learn about this initiative to bring transparency about local building codes and instigate action for disaster resilience.

Learn more about the new series of training modules created to help researchers quickly background themselves on conducting extreme event research.

Natural Hazards Center Graduate Research Assistant Melissa Villarreal received a National Science Foundation grant to continue her much-needed research on immigrants in disasters.

Learn more about the nine innovative research studies funded during the inaugural round of the Mitigation Matters Research Program.

The Natural Hazards Center and Save the Children partnered in a program to help state Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster assess their capabilities and shortfalls in meeting the needs of children in disaster.

Save the date for the next Making Mitigation Work webinar and learn how better tracking of state disaster expenditures could improve resilience.

Learn more about the seven promising scholars supporting Natural Hazards Center projects this fall.

The plight of Houston-area hospitals in Hurricane Harvey provide valuable insights for at-risk healthcare systems. Learn more about recent research from former Natural Hazards Center team member Emma Hines.

Learn more about the community-centered service-learning activities SURGE scholars have been engaged with since the U.S. Virgin Islands was struck by Hurricanes Irma and Maria in 2017.