University of North Dakota Faculty/Staff Newsletter

Oct. 5 talk will focus on Joplin tornadoes of 2011

A special talk recounting experiences and impressions of the 2011 Joplin, Mo., 2011 tornado outbreak will be presented by Bill Gallus of Iowa State University from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5, in the Arthur Anderson Atmospherium Lecture Bowl, first floor, Odegard Hall.

Dr. Gallus, who will also present a seminar in the Atmospheric Sciences department later that day, spent several days in the Joplin area after the tornado outbreak as part of the team surveying the damage, and will relate his experiences from both personal and  professional standpoints as a meteorologist.

Students, faculty, staff and the general public are invited.