Bucknell University will hold a forum on responding to tragedy, coping with grief, and institutional crisis management, Tuesday, April 24, at 5 p.m. in the Elaine Langone Center Forum.
The forum will be hosted by a member of the senior staff, Pete Mackey, Bucknell's chief communications officer, and will feature Jason Friedberg, director of public safety; Linda Locher, director of psychological services; Bill Flack, associate professor of psychology; Robert M. Midkiff Jr., associate dean for academic affairs; Marty Gates, executive director of the Susquehanna Valley Women in Transition and a member of the Keystone Crisis Intervention Team and the National Organization of Victim Assistance; and J.T. Ptacek, associate professor of psychology.
The forum is open to the public.
Two related websites are available for more information about responding to tragedy and institutional crisis management. The Office of Psychological Services website addresses trauma, grief, resilience, and related topics; and the emergency communications website summarizes the University's emergency communications technologies and related public safety practices.