There are a number of internal and external resources available to NDSU students. This page seeks to link students to research resources, professional organizations, emergency management materials, scholarship opportunities, and other tools and resources available to students. These resources can be utilized for research, professional interaction, and potential employment opportunities.
Resources for International Emergency Management
Resources for Private Sector Emergency Management
Continuing Training and Education
State Departments of Emergency Management
Voluntary Agencies Active in Disasters (domestic)
VOAD Listings by State
FEMA Acronyms Abbreviations & Terms Book (a.k.a. the FAAT Book)
Key Emergency Management Policy/Legal Documents
Professional Standards and Certifications
First DEM Family Reunion Announced
The DEM faculty and staff are thrilled to invite current and former students and their spouse or significant other to our very first EMGT Family Reunion September 30, 2017 from 7-9pm at Fargo's...
It's Official: Students love DEM faculty!
Each semester students have the opportunity to provide feedback to the university, colleges, and departments on their satisfaction with their courses and course faculty via the formal Student Rating...
Dr. Ge Presents
Dr. Gurt Ge, DEM faculty, presented at the Michael K. Lindell Hazards Researchers Workshop on his current NSF Hazards SEES-funded project July 15-19 at the Institute for Hazard Mitigation Planning and...
Graduate student educators loved by their students
Undergrads LOVED the two graduate students, Samantha Montano and Vincent Burkhart, who taught EM 101: Emergencies, Disasters, and Catastrophes. Students rated BOTH of their course sections and various...
PROGRAM: Kyle's Internship Experience
Undergrads are required to complete an internship as part of their degree program Department of Emergency Management North Dakota State University. We place students based on their career interests....
NEWS: Jensen Knocks It Out of the Park at FEMA's Executive Academy
July 12, 2017, Jessica Jensen, DEM Associate Professor, gave a presentation at FEMA's Executive Academy. Her presentation, focusing on the potential value of models synthesizing the literature related...
Dr. Ge Gets NASA Grant
Y. Gurt Ge, Assistant Professor of Emergency Management, is a Co-PI on a recently awarded grant from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. The research project, titled "Socioeconomic...
DEM Faculty Present at FEMA Higher Education Symposium
Drs. Cwiak and Jensen attended the FEMA Higher Education June 5-8, 2017. They presented together with colleagues in a session on education research and its role in supporting the development of the...
NEW DEM Facebook Page
The Department of Emergency Management began an official, public Facebook page to generate awareness about the program and as a platform from which to recruit students. Five types of posts will be...
Successful Doctoral Dissertation Defense
Doctoral student Samantha Montano successfully defended her dissertation entitled, “A Foundation for Factors that Explain Volunteer Engagement in Response and Recovery: The Case of Flooding in East...