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Haiti Earthquake Was Not a Natural Disaster

That provocative headline is the claim of Peter Haas in a TED talk in July 2010. He claims that it was an engineering disaster. Shoddy construction was the reason the earthquake claimed so many lives. He compares the death toll from Haiti’s 7.0 magnitude quake to that of Chile’s 8.8 magnitude quake (not long after) […]

Another Reason It Is Nice to Work Here…

Several friends of mine posted a link to this video. Really enjoyed the balance of concentrating on Messiah’s considerable athletic successes and the real focus of the College: creating men and women who are serious about their faith, and living it consistently in all areas of life. Pretty sure that is the wonderful Eldon Frey […]