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
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...
Emergency Management Awards Scholarships
Emergency Management now has a scholarship program to help our students defray the cost of tuition! Through the scholarship program, there will be at least one $500 scholarship available each spring...
Alumni LISTSERV Created
Dr. Jessica Jensen, associate professor of emergency management, is spearheading an initiative to connect alumni across cohorts and connect the program to alumni so that we can all interact, learn...
AMEM Annual Conference Scholarships Announced
The Association of Minnesota Emergency Managers (AMEM) is once again pleased to offer eligible students scholarships to attend this year's AMEM Annual Conference, September 17th – 20th, 2017, at...
New EMSA Officers Elected!
The Emergency Management Student Association elected new officers for the 2017-2018 academic year. From left to right: Robert Royer as Treasurer, Matt Thompson as CSO Representative, Hannah Olson as...