CSU, Chico News

Nepal Disaster Relief Efforts Planned

Date: 04-29-2015

Sarah Langford
Public Affairs
Colleen Hatfield
Biological Sciences

An event aimed at raising awareness about the devastating earthquake in Nepal and opportunities to support relief efforts there is planned for Wednesday, May 6, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in Siskiyou Room 120.

At the event, faculty, students and community members will share slideshow photographs and stories of Nepal and their ideas for ways to assist the disaster relief effort. The death toll from the April 25 earthquake is now estimated at more than 5,000.

Agriculture professor Lee Altier and biological sciences professor Colleen Hatfield are planning the event with support from student and campus groups. For more information, please contact Altier at 530-636-2525 or Hatfield at 530-898-4235.

For accessibility-related questions concerning this event, please contact the Accessibility Resource Center at 530-898-5959.