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RaCERS marks passing of Ron Spadafora, Assistant Chief with FDNY, John Jay College alum

RaCERS marks passing of Ron Spadafora, Assistant Chief with FDNY, John Jay College alum

Ron Spadafora (BS ’86), a 40-year veteran of the FDNY and Assistant Chief of Fire Prevention, succumbed to his battle...

Len Garis’ Opioid Response Lecture Slides, Video now online.

Len Garis’ Opioid Response Lecture Slides, Video now online.

Slide handouts and a video of the lecture by Len Garis, Fire Chief in Surrey, BC and Affiliated Faculty at...

RACERS BOARD MEMBER, DIRECTOR PARTICIPATE IN MEETING ON MASS SHOOTINGS

RACERS BOARD MEMBER, DIRECTOR PARTICIPATE IN MEETING ON MASS SHOOTINGS

RaCERS Faculty Glenn Corbett and Charles Jennings participated in the Academy for Critical Incident Analysis (ACIA) at John Jay College’s...

CENTER DIRECTOR ATTENDS INERNATIONAL STANDARDS ORGANIZATION WORKSHOP on WOOD IN TALL BUILDING STRUCTURAL DESIGN

CENTER DIRECTOR ATTENDS INERNATIONAL STANDARDS ORGANIZATION WORKSHOP on WOOD IN TALL BUILDING STRUCTURAL DESIGN

RaCERS Director Charles Jennings attended the International Standards Organization (ISO) Technical Committee 92/SC Working Group in Surrey, BC, Canada. The...

RACERS FACULTY VELOTTI, GRONER PRESENT PAPERS AT INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION CONFERENCE

RACERS FACULTY VELOTTI, GRONER PRESENT PAPERS AT INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION CONFERENCE

RaCERS faculty Asst. Prof. Lucia Velotti (Security, Fire, and Emergency Management) and Norman Groner (Assoc. Prof. Emeritus, Security, Fire, and...

RACERS FACULTY TO PARTICIPATE IN NATIONAL PANEL ON HEALTH SECURITY

RACERS FACULTY TO PARTICIPATE IN NATIONAL PANEL ON HEALTH SECURITY

RaCERS Faculty Charles Jennings will participate in a panel refining measures of health security in Washington, DC. The panel, part...

Research team of Deborah and Rodrick Wallace to Present on AI, Algorithms

Research team of Deborah and Rodrick Wallace to Present on AI, Algorithms

Rodrick and Deborah Wallace, well-known and respected researchers, will be presenting for the Center on April19 at 130pm in Room...

RaCERS’ Corbett to deliver lecture at Drexel University

RaCERS’ Corbett to deliver lecture at Drexel University

Glenn Corbett will be appearing in Philadelphia on Monday, 3/5 to present: Learning From the Disaster at 22nd and Market:...

Spring Seminar Lineup Announced: Death Investigation, Opioids, Artificial Intelligence

Spring Seminar Lineup Announced: Death Investigation, Opioids, Artificial Intelligence

RaCERS announces its Spring 2018 lectures series. This semester’s talks cover abroad range of emerging public safety and emergency response...

RaCERS marks the passing of public safety computing pioneer Robert Shumate 1926-2017

RaCERS marks the passing of public safety computing pioneer Robert Shumate 1926-2017

RaCERS wishes to acknowledge the passing of Robert Shumate, a public safety computing pioneer, and featured speaker at our Scott...