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3 Myths of Emergency Management and How to Counter Them

Fiction often trumps fact when disaster strikes—here’s how to counter emergency management myths for better prepared...

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What Is Emergency Management?

Basic answers to questions about the growing—and evolving—field of emergency management.

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When Disaster Strikes, the World Depends on Public Service Professionals

It takes a wide range of public service professionals to respond to a crisis.

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Master’s in Emergency Management Degree Boosts Career of Bomb Technician

“It makes you more of an analytical thinker.” A Master’s in Emergency Management graduate shares the value of an a...

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Top 5 Public & Human Services Posts in 2015

Check out the most read public and human services blog posts of 2015.

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Interview with Mark PhD in Emergency Management

Their Journey to the PhD: Mark’s Story in Emergency Management

A suggestion from colleagues to get his bachelor’s degree ignited a passion for learning. Firefighter Mark Warnick sha...

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Focused Education Is Key to Emergency Management, Expert Says

“Education enhances imagination.” Kay Goss, former Associate FEMA Director, talks about her long career in emergency...

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How a Master’s in Emergency Management Helps Graduates Manage Disasters

Help your community respond and recover from disasters with an emergency management degree.

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