Tag: hurricane

Statement on Hurricane Harvey

Posted by on August 28, 2017

Interim Chancellor Christopher G. Maples shared the following message with the Missouri S&T community this afternoon: Dear Missouri S&T Students, We know that many of you from the Houston area and the surrounding region have been affected in some way by Hurricane Harvey. Our hearts go out to all who are affected by this devastating […]

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Flood damage after Katrina could have been prevented, S&T expert says

Posted by on August 24, 2015

A decade after hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans, experts say the flooding that caused over 1,800 deaths and billions of dollars in property damage could have been prevented had the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers retained an external review board to double-check its flood-wall designs.

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Brewer and Shipley to perform in concert at UMR to raise hurricane-relief funds

Posted by on September 19, 2005

Folk rock duo Brewer and Shipley will headline an Oct. 6 benefit concert at the University of Missouri-Rolla to aid victims in the recovery of areas of the Gulf Coast ravaged by Hurricane Katrina.

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