10 Things To Do for National Preparedness Month

Summary: National Preparedness Month serves as a reminder to prepare, now and throughout the year, for a wide range of emergencies.   Each year, our nation faces diverse threats and hazards reinforcing the need to strengthen national preparedness and resilience. On … Continued


Calling Citizen Scientists: You Can Help When Disasters Strike!

Summary: Citizen science can help support disaster preparedness, response, and recovery. On August 31, President Obama proclaimed September as National Preparedness Month 2015. As the Presidential Proclamation stated: “Every year, communities across our country face emergencies — from unforeseen natural disasters … Continued

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GSA’s Fall 2015 Hackathon

GSA’s Digital Innovation Hackathon, Fall 2015 Edition, will be held at GSA HQ on Friday October 16th from 8:30am-4:30pm. We invite web developers, UX designers, SMEs, data scientists, and project/product managers to work with GSA open data in solving agency … Continued

September 29, 2015

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