U.S. researchers are invited to participate in the 2005 US-PRC Research Exchange Program in Earthquake Studies. The program supports U.S. individuals interested in pursuing joint research with colleagues in China by sponsoring a short trip to China for up to two weeks. Graduate student applicants are also considered. The application deadline is February 28, 2005, and the trip must be made before December 31, 2005. Additional information and application forms are available from the MCEER website at http://mceer.buffalo.edu/outreach/intActivity/USPRC/usPrc2005.asp. Inquiries may be directed to Mai Tong at (716) 645-3391 ext. 121, or via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.