Less ‘gloom and doom’, more action ahead of winter storm

The impending winter storm slated to hit the Mid-Atlantic region has prompted several states to declare emergencies, and triggered widespread closures. Keith Tidball, an expert in emergency response at Cornell University, says communicating actions to the public instead of ‘gloom and doom’ would prompt citizens to get prepared.   Tidball says: “There are three key […]

Cornell to be recognized for its commitment to severe weather preparedness

WHAT:  Cornell recognized as a National Weather Service StormReady® University WHEN:  Tuesday, Dec. 1, 9 a.m. WHERE:701 Clark Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca MEDIA:  Media members are asked to RSVP to Daryl Lovell in Cornell’s Media Relations Office at 607-592-3925 or dal296@cornell.edu.   ITHACA, N.Y. – National Weather Service officials will recognize Cornell University as a StormReady® University. […]