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Auburn University holding emergency preparedness exercise Dec. 15

AUBURN – Auburn University will hold an emergency preparedness training exercise Thursday, Dec. 15, from 8 a.m. until approximately 1 p.m. to provide university personnel and local first-responders practice dealing with a campus emergency or disaster.

Perimeters will be set up around the area of Simms Road on the east side of the College of Veterinary Medicine for an exercise that will include role playing and emergency response to a hazardous materials incident by public safety agencies.

Participating agencies will include Auburn University, Auburn Fire Division, Auburn Police Division, Lee County Emergency Management Agency, Auburn University Medical Clinic and East Alabama Emergency Medical Services.

Questions should be directed to emergencymanagement@auburn.edu.

Contact: Susan McCallister, Auburn University Public Safety, (334) 844-4876, (mccalsm@auburn.edu), or
Mike Clardy, Office of Communications and Marketing, (334) 844-9999 (clardch@auburn.edu)

Auburn University, Auburn Montgomery receive emergency management grant

AUBURN – Auburn University and Auburn Montgomery were jointly awarded an Emergency Management for Higher Education grant by the U.S. Department of Education.

Public safety and emergency management officials from Auburn and Auburn Montgomery, along with the Auburn Montgomery Center for Government, or CGOV, will use the funding to enhance emergency preparedness planning efforts on both campuses.

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Auburn University holding emergency preparedness exercise Dec. 16

AUBURN – Auburn University will have an “active shooter” emergency preparedness training exercise the morning of Wednesday, Dec. 16, so university personnel and local first-responders can practice dealing with a campus emergency or disaster.

Perimeters will be set up around the area of the Student Center and Haley Center for a drill that will include role playing and emergency response by public safety agencies.

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