Worldwide attention on the graduate course

The international graduate course on Natural Catastrophes, to be held here in Iceland during 30 May to 18 June this spring, has been advertised worldwide both through email announcements, website postings at academic research centres, and on communication websites such as Facebook.

The webpage of the graduate course, www.earthquake.is has as a result received considerable attention in the form of website hits from interested people all around the world. The traffic is now averaging over 100 visits per day and visitors from 66 countries.