The EM Student Show

Hosted by Daniel Scott, EM Student works to bring interviews of industry and academic leaders by discussing trends, topics, and issues that affect emergency managers, first responders, military, higher education, public safety, communications, disaster volunteer organizations, public health, humanitarian groups, NGOs, professionals, students, and researchers. Please continue to listen and interact with EM Weekly, without which EM Student would not exist.

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Emergency Management Internships (Student Development)

By Brian | September 9, 2020

Homeland Security and Emergency Management (HSEMA) have developed a premier program to aid and develop students as they obtain their degree.

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Emergency Management Professional Program (EMPP)

By Brian | September 2, 2020

The vision of the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA’s) Emergency Management Institute (EMI) is to strengthen the field of emergency management by establishing an Emergency Management Professional Program (EMPP)

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Leadership and the Emergency Manager

By Brian | August 19, 2020

This week we discuss the responsibilities of being a leader in the role of an Emergency Manager.

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Professional Development Series

By Brian | August 12, 2020

credentialing with the Professional Development Series (PDS) through the Emergency Management Institute (EMI)

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Emergency Preparedness and Readiness

By Brian | July 30, 2020

This week we talk about the responsibilities of being prepared and why it is important. It is important to take personal responsibility on preparedness

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Foundations of Emergency Management Part 3

By Brian | July 22, 2020

This week we discuss the phases of emergency management and how emergency managers use them.

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Foundations of Emergency Management Part 2

By Brian | July 16, 2020

This week we talk about the four phases of Emergency Management as they relate to the foundation of Emergency Management. The four phases are Mitigation, Preparedness, Response, and Recovery we take a brief look at each one.

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Foundations of Emergency Management Part 1

By Brian | July 8, 2020

This week Professor Dan explores the foundations of emergency management and what it takes for a person to start off in this exciting career.

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Introducing Dan Scott

By Brian | July 1, 2020

This week we are welcoming Professor Dan Scott as the new host of EM Student. We are excited to have Dan as part of the EM Weekly Family.

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Eric McNaulty You’re It

By Brian | June 12, 2019

Eric’s columns on leadership and management appear regularly at strategy+business, where he is a contributing editor.

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EM Opportunities In Hospitals

By Brian | June 5, 2019

This week we talk to Jody Carter about emergency management in the hospital setting. As you look for opportunities in emergency management don’t just stop…

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Electromagnetic Hazards: The potential effects on the electric grid

By Brian | May 22, 2019

Irene Conforti interviews Melissa Hancock, who shares the history of electromagnetic pulse hazards as a threat to our energy grid from the age of civil defense to present. Melissa Hancock is part of the The Foundation for Resilient Societies. The foundations is a non-profit organization engaged in scientific research and education with the goal of protecting technologically-advanced societies from infrequently occurring natural and man-made disasters.

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See Change Clearly Leveraging Adversity to Sharpen Your Vision and Build Resilient Teams

By Brian | May 15, 2019

Irene Conforti Interviews Jacob Green, Author of See Change Clearly: Leveraging Adversity to Sharpen Your Vision and Build Resilient Teams

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Local Government, Federal Relations, Intergovernmental Affairs, and Women in Emergency Management

By Brian | May 8, 2019

Irene discusses local governmental affairs with President of Simon and Company, Jen Covino.

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We are Back the Relaunch of EM Student

By Brian | May 1, 2019

This week we are relaunching the EM Student Show with the new host Irene Conforti. Irene is not only an emergency management practitioner she is a student in a Master’s Program. Irene and Todd discuss the relaunch and the new direction of the show.

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