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News


'Managing Risk in a Changing Climate' film airs on WPSU-TV on April 12

12 April 2018

The half-hour PBS documentary ‘Managing Risk in a Changing Climate’, a SCRiM and WPSU film, is a part of WPSU’s Earth Month lineup. The film airs on WPSU-TV at 8:30 PM on April 12. ‹‹read more››

Now Accepting Applications: 6th Annual Summer School on Sustainable Climate Risk Management

26 February 2018

The Summer School welcomes applications (due April 8th) from advanced graduate students, postdocs, and early-career professionals in the decisionmaking and policy communities who are working on issues related to climate risk.. ‹‹read more››

Climate change and extreme weather challenge communities to be resilient

5 October 2017

Flooding in Texas and again in Louisiana, a category 5 hurricane in the Atlantic hammering Caribbean islands and Florida and, of course, memories of Sandy and Katrina place extreme weather events like hurricanes and the flooding, storm surge and winds that accompany them in the minds of people in the storms’ paths, but also forefront in the minds of administrators, first responders, government officials and city planners. ‹‹read more››

Events


Richard Murnane, NatCatRisk

CLIMA Seminar: Assessing Disaster Risk in the Developing World

Thursday 26 April 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (ET)

 117 EES, Penn State University

6th Annual Summer School for Sustainable Climate Risk Management

Monday 30 July - Friday 3 August 2018

 Oak Building, Penn State University, State College

 Program Info