Resilient Oklahoma

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You can be sure to find a deeply ingrained work ethic in a state whose motto is “Labor omnia vincit” – Labor conquers all things. Oklahoma is situated within an area of the Great Plains known colloquially as Tornado Alley, a region spanning from South Dakota to Central Texas with a disproportionately high frequency of tornadoes.

  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • Apr 28, 2014
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On Sunday, April 27, a series of tornadoes cut through the states of Arkansas, Oklahoma, Kansas and Iowa, devastating several communities in its path. Architecture for Humanity is tracking the damage left by this event, and our heartfelt thoughts go out to all those affected.

Tommy Stewart, long-time collaborator with Architecture for Humanity, attended the last of five training sessions for the Oklahoma Safe Schools 101 program, held March 25 to 28 with a site asse