Hazards Research by New Professionals

Wed. 10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m., Centennial F

This session features new research by students in the hazards and disaster field.

Moderator: Presenters:
Tony McAleavy, Oklahoma State University

A Picture Says a Thousand Words: Linking Disaster Theory to Practice through Visual and Linguistic Metaphor

Rachel Norton, University of Colorado Denver

Defining Resilience: An Ethnographic Study of Hispanic Women and the Resort Service Industry in Colorado

Michele Olson, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Social Media Engagement: Fostering Relationships During Non-Threat Periods

Gregory Vigneaux, California State University, Long Beach

An Organizational Perspective on U.S. Wildland Firefighting Operations: Opening the Black Box

Back to Schedule