The construction of an eco-friendly “green” roof over the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center was the topic of a scientific exercise conducted during the 50th annual American Geophysical Union Fall Conference.
The exercise drew members of the American Geophysical Union (AGU), the Thriving Earth Exchange (TEX), and officials from the New Orleans Convention Center. Discussion revolved around brainstorming ideas for how best to help the earth using the 1.8 million square feet of roofing the Convention Center plans to …Continue Reading
(NEW ORLEANS) – The Ernest N. Morial New Orleans Exhibition Hall Authority, the governing board of the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, has contracted with JD Russell Consulting, LLC to advise on Small and Emerging Business (SEB) outreach.
The firm will review, evaluate and recommend best practices to improve the effectiveness of the Convention Center’s recently launched Small and Emerging Business Program. Other services will include program and policy review, outreach, advertising, tracking, reporting, and community engagement.
The Convention Center’s …Continue Reading
Nth Degree, an international exhibitor management company with offices in New Orleans and Houston and all major cities throughout the United States.
Thursday, September 7, 2017, 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Representatives from Nth Degree will be accepting donated supplies for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. All donations collected will be delivered to churches in the flood-affected areas of Houston on Saturday, September 9.
NEW underwear & socks
Any and all cleaning supplies – – –including dish and …Continue Reading
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Angola and the 2011 Floods: The Largest Maximum Security Prison Evacuation in American History
When the spring 2011 Mississippi River flooding threatened the 68-foot levies at Angola, prison officials and staff were faced with the task of evacuating their population of 5200 offenders. Not only was this the largest prison evacuation in American history, but the most dangerous. Angola houses almost entirely life-term inmates, more maximum-security inmates than any other U.S. facility.
“No one is here with less than a 50-year sentence,” …Continue Reading