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EERI and NZSEE Publish Nigel Priestley Oral History

The Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) and the New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering (NZSEE) are excited to jointly release the 30th volume of Connections: The EERI Oral History Series, featuring the late Dr. Nigel Priestley—a significant figure in the field of earthquake en...

EERI 2022 Honorary Members: Robin K. McGuire and Jack P. Moehle

The Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) is pleased to announce that Robin K. McGuire (M.EERI 1975) and Jack P. Moehle (M. EERI, 1981) have been selected as Honorary Members for 2022. Honorary membership of the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute is awarded to recognize members who...

2022 Alfred E. Alquist Special Recognition Medal Awarded to Barry H. Welliver

The Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) is pleased to announce that the 2022 Alfred E. Alquist Special Recognition Medal has been awarded to Barry H. Welliver (M. EERI 2002). The Alquist medal is presented to an individual, company, or organization that has made substantial contribution...

2022 George W. Housner Medal Awarded to Mary C. Comerio

The Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) is pleased to announce that Mary C. Comerio (M.EERI 1988) an internationally recognized expert on disaster recovery, is the recipient of the 2022 George W. Housner Medal. The Housner Medal, EERI’s highest award, recognizes members of the Institu...

EERI 2022 Board of Directors Election

EERI is pleased to announce the candidates for President-Elect and Director for the 2022 Board of Directors Election. You can view the candidate bios and vision statements below. All eligible voting members will receive an email with a link to access your secure online ballot and cast your vote on ...

EERI Seeks New Public Policy and Advocacy Committee Co-Chairs

EERI is currently accepting applications for two new Chairs of the Public Policy & Advocacy (PPA) Committee. The PPA Co-Chairs provide oversight and leadership for EERI’s Public Policy and Advocacy Committee.  You can access the application form here. The application deadline is October...

EERI Response to M7.2 Earthquake in Nippes, Haiti

On August 14, 2021, a M7.2 earthquake struck Nippes, Haiti. The EERI community extends its sympathy to the victims as rescue and relief work continues. EERI is currently monitoring the situation from media reports and notes from colleagues in the impacted region as part of its Learning from Ea...

In Memoriam: J. Carl Stepp, 1932—2021

Contributors: Robin McGuire, Ivan Wong, Gabriel Toro, William Lettis, Robert Kassawara Carl Stepp was born in Loco, Oklahoma at the family farm on July 5, 1932 as the sixth child of the late Russell and Ollie Sullivan Stepp. After graduating from high school, he worked as a surveyor’s assistant f...

12NCEE: The Call for Papers is Open!

EERI is excited to announce the Call for Papers for the Twelfth National Conference on Earthquake Engineering! The conference website is now live at: 12ncee.org. This milestone conference, hosted by EERI from June 27-July 1, 2022 in downtown Salt Lake City, will bring together profes...

EERI Releases Earthquake Spectra Special Issue On Seismic Hazard In Central And Eastern North America

Today the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) released a special issue of Earthquake Spectra titled "Seismic Hazard in Central and Eastern North America (CENA)." This special issue showcases new developments in earthquake hazard and risk assessments relevant to Central and Eastern Nort...

EERI now accepting Board of Director applications for the positions of President-Elect and Director

EERI is currently accepting applications for the positions of President-Elect and Director to serve on the EERI Board of Directors. The EERI Board of Directors is the central decision making body for the organization. The Board represents the interests of the membership and provides guidance and dir...

EERI Awards: Apply or nominate a colleague today!

Take a moment right now to look at all these prestigious Awards seeking your applications and nominations!  Applications are due June 6, 2021:  Younger Members Award Please review the award description and criteria and submit an application form.  Nominations ar...

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