April 27, 2015
Kabindra Shakya, a Nepali native and postdoctoral research fellow in Assistant Professor of Environmental Health Sciences Richard Peltier's lab, is interviewed by the Springfield Republican in the aftermath of the devastating earthquake that struck Nepal on April 27, 2015. He said that donating money is the most helpful thing anyone can do and hopes for an outpouring of aid to one of the world's poorest nations. The article contains a list of recommended charities accepting donations for Nepal earthquake relief.
Nepalese residents walk beside buildings severely damaged by an earthquake in Kathmandu on April 26, 2015.