Environment Events

Lessons learned from recent earthquakes

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 5:50am
Friday, October 31, 2014 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Scott A. Ashford, Kearney Professor and dean of Oregon State University’s College of Engineering, will share lessons learned from investigating recent earthquakes in Chile, New Zealand, and Japan. He will discuss the implications of those lessons for Oregon and what we are doing about it. He will also give practical advice on what individuals can do to prepare for the Big One.