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The brevity of texting and Twitter can send wrong message to loved ones, according to J. Brian Houston, co-director of MU’s Terrorism and Disaster Center (TDC) and assistant professor of communication.
Dr. Astrid Villamil is one of three faculty to receive Faculty Achievement Award in Diversity.
Dr. Brian Houston is using a $2.4 million grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to explore ways to help disaster victims. He said his staff will focus on long-term emotional repercussions on victims of natural disasters and violent rampages.