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Japan Delegation Visits College, Center

Japan Delegation Visits College, Center

RaCERS faculty met with a delegation from the Government of Japan’s National resilience Promotion Office, located in the Cabinet Secretariat....

RaCERS faculty attend Underwiters Laboratories (UL) Conference on Emerging Building Technologies

RaCERS faculty attend Underwiters Laboratories (UL) Conference on Emerging Building Technologies

RaCERS Director Charles Jennings represented the Center at the conference “Meeting the Challenges of the Future Built Environment,” which was...

Spring 2019 Lecture Series Announced: NYSDHSES, NYCEM, Citizens Budget Commission Lined Up

Spring 2019 Lecture Series Announced: NYSDHSES, NYCEM, Citizens Budget Commission Lined Up

The Christian Regenhard Center for Emergency Response Studies (RaCERS) is pleased to announce our Spring 2019 lecture series. This series...

RaCERS Board Member, Faculty Author Assesment of National Active Shooter Standard NFPA 3000

RaCERS Board Member, Faculty Author Assesment of National Active Shooter Standard NFPA 3000

Board Member Clark Kimerer, and RaCERS faculty Glenn Corbett and Charles Jennings authored an article entitled “NFPA 3000: A First...

RaCERS Director Contributes to National Police Foundation report on Fire/EMS response to Pulse Nightclub Attack

RaCERS Director Contributes to National Police Foundation report on Fire/EMS response to Pulse Nightclub Attack

RaCERS Director Charles Jennings co-authored an after-action report (AAR) for the National Police Foundation. The National Police Foundation was contracted...

High-Rise Safety Event A Success: Featured International Experts, Cutting Edge Discussion

High-Rise Safety Event A Success: Featured International Experts, Cutting Edge Discussion

The Christian Regenhard Center held a day-long conference bringing together experts from the US, Canada, and Australia to assess the...

Jake Pauls presented with inaugural award at High-Rise Building Safety Conference

Jake Pauls presented with inaugural award at High-Rise Building Safety Conference

Jake Pauls, pioneer of over 50 years of research, consulting, and advocacy on issues of pedestrian movement, building evacuation, and...

FInal Program Announced for October 18 High-Rise Conference

FInal Program Announced for October 18 High-Rise Conference

RaCERS is pleased to announce the final program for its October 18 day-long conference on tall building safety. A distinguished...

Columbia University Engineering, RaCERS Co-Organize Workshop on First Responder Data Needs

Columbia University Engineering, RaCERS Co-Organize Workshop on First Responder Data Needs

RaCERS Faculty Norman Groner presents on first responder information needs at the Workshop on Human-Centric Automation of Information, Coordination, and...

RaCERS Fall Seminars announced: Kelly McKinney, High Rise Conference, Columbia Schlegelmilch on Resilience

RaCERS Fall Seminars announced: Kelly McKinney, High Rise Conference, Columbia Schlegelmilch on Resilience

RaCERS announces its Fall 2018 seminar series, featuring three events: September 27 — Kelly McKinney discusses his new book Moment...