The International Emergency Management Society - USA
TIEMS USA 1st Annual Conference


Conference objectives:

  1. Call for Abstracts on "Global Response for Capacity Building of
    Disaster Preparedness"
  2. International Emergency Management Educational Programs
  3. A TIEMS North American Chapter will be Established


Date:  July 21 - 23, 2014

Venue:  The conference will be held at the Thad Cochran Center,
situated on the campus of the University of Southern Mississippi in
Hattiesburg, Mississippi.


For more information, please visit the TIEMS USA web site:

Research Experiences for Undergraduates
University of Texas at Dallas


The Computer Science Department at the University of Texas at Dallas will conduct a ten-week summer research program funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) for ten undergraduates from May 23 to July 31, 2014. The focus is on "software safety," however, the technology and skills learned by the students have general applicability to research and practice in their future studies.

For more information, please visit the UT-Dallas, NSF sponsored REU web site: