Prior to March 11, 2011, Japan was held up as a paragon for preparedness. They had a national readiness plan, regular disaster drills and strong civic engagement. But in the face of an unprecedented 9.0 earthquake, massive tsunami, and a nuclear accident at the Fukushima Daiichi power plant, the country experienced a host of challenges many that continue to be felt..
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Dr. Gogue served as President of the University of Houston and Chancellor of the University of Houston System from 2003 to 2007. Prior to serving at the University of Houston, he was President of New Mexico State University from 2000 to 2003 and Provost of Utah State University from 1995 to 2000.
It contains beautiful woodcut illustrations of mining and smelting techniques, and is Agricola’s attempt to explain and legitimate mining to his fellow shareholders. But how does he, a physician, set about writing this book? He interviews miners and begins by compiling vocabulary lists of the words they use. Then he goes on to formulate theories that are based on miners’ ideas about how nature operates and how minerals form in the earth.
Another example is in the administration’s response to Vladimir Putin’s actions in Ukraine. “I can imagine rerunning the history differently, but of the three or four factors that influenced Putin, American policy probably is the smallest,” he said. Is encouraging Turkey to take an active role in the coalition against the terrorist group as it captures territory ever closer to the Turkish border.
Working with the executive committee and other academic deans, divisional deans oversee academic departments, research centers, institutes and other major units in their divisions. Their responsibilities include budgeting in conjunction with department chairs, faculty searches and hiring, and compliance with equal opportunity and conflict of interest policies. The new deans join Amber Miller, professor of physics, who is Dean of Science.
The proposals are back this year (although right now in separate bills) and the Senate has expanded the financial aid portion even further. The legislation dealing with the state college system continues to draw flak from college presidents. (Reminder the state university system and state college system operate totally separate.