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
Another DEM Faculty Manuscript Accepted
Drs. Jensen, Klenow, and Youngs learned that their manuscript, "Curricular Innovation and Emergency Management in Higher Education: Making the General Education Connection", has been accepted for...
DEM Alumni of the Year Awarded
Congratulations to Breanna Koval who was awarded the DEM Alumni of the Year Award at the First DEM Reunion, September 30, 2017. Breanna was nominated for the award by a number of alumni and current...
Cwiak Annouces New Scholarship for EMGT Students
At the First DEM Family Reunion, September 30th, none-other-than Dr. Carol Cwiak announced that she is beginning a new scholarship for EM students--the George A. Youngs Jr. Scholarship--which will...
Dr. Jensen Presents at Center for Defense and Homeland Security
Dr. Jensen gave a half day presentation at the Center for Homeland Defense and Security that was, by all accounts, well received. Her topic was reconceptualizing preparedness based on recovery...
Dr. Kirkpatrick's Article Published--Get it Free!
Dr. Sarah Kirkpatrick's manuscript, "Pedaling disaster: Citizen bicyclists in disaster response" is now available to download FREE online at: rdcu.be/wsGb through Natural Hazards (a...
Manuscript by EMGT Faculty Accepted
A manuscript, "Local recovery coordinators and the National Disaster Recovery Framework: Questions regarding the form, necessity, and potential of the role", by Drs. Jensen and Kirkpatrick has been...
Dr. Kirkpatrick's Manuscript Accepted
Hey world, we have some great news to share with you. Natural Hazards, an indexed, impact factor assessed interdisciplinary journal, accepted Dr. Kirkpatrick's manuscript, "Pedaling Disaster: Citizen...
EMGT 101 Enrollment (Way) Up!
Enrollment up more than 40% over last fall and spring in EMGT 101 Emergencies, Disasters, and Catastrophes (our gen ed course). So excited to be sharing such a crazy cool AND IMPORTANT class with more...
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...