Jackie Caplan-Auerbach is a geophysics professor at Western Washington University. Dr. Josef Dufek is a professor at the University of Oregon, teaching volcanology in the Department of Earth Sciences. Dr. Steve Malone is a research professor emeritus in the Department of Earth and Space Sciences at the University of Washington. Finally, Dr. Seth Moran is a scientist in charge of the Cascade Volcano Observatory of the U.S. Geological Survey. All four presenters will provide perspectives from not only their field of study but also what it was like to live through the eruption.