Everett Community College To Host Natural Disaster Display

October 23, 2014


EvCC display

Everett Community College instructors Steve Grupp (left) and Gary Newlin created the exhibit “Mayhem: Hazards, Disasters, and Catastrophes of the Pacific Northwest,” on display at the college’s Russell Day Gallery from Oct. 27 to Dec. 5.

Just got word of an interesting exhibit coming to Everett Community College next week…

See geologic images and displays about four types of hazards – landslides, earthquakes, volcanoes and tsunamis – at Everett Community College’s Russell Day Gallery from Oct. 27 to Dec. 5.

The exhibit includes photos, physical displays and rock samples from each type of event, plus geologist tools and an emergency survival kit.

“Mayhem: Hazards, Disasters, and Catastrophes of the Pacific Northwest,” was created by EvCC geology instructor Steve Grupp and English instructor Gary Newlin. The two are team-teaching an environmental geology Learning Community during fall quarter, a 10-credit block of classes that combine geology and English.

Meet Grupp and Newlin and learn about emergency preparedness at a reception 12:30-2:30 p.m. Oct. 30.

The Russell Day Gallery is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, noon to 4 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fridays and is closed Saturdays and Sundays.

For more information, visit EverettCC.edu/gallery or contact Russell Day Gallery director Greg Kammer at gkammer@everettcc.edu.

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