Safety and weather news

Earthquake simulation drill to take place Thursday (Oct. 20)

The Purdue University community is encouraged to participate Thursday (Oct. 20) in a campus drill simulating a major earthquake.

Ply trainingPurdue fire personnel take part in earthquake training

Purdue University Fire Department members took in a simulated earthquake exercise at the Muscatatuck Urban Training Center near Butlerville, Indiana.

Police arrest men after 2 Purdue students injured by pellet gun

Purdue University police have arrested two men after an incident early Tuesday (Sept. 27) morning in which two Purdue students were injured by shots from a pellet gun.

Purdue Alert test set for Thursday (Sept. 29)

Purdue University will test its emergency notification system, including sirens, at 10 a.m. Thursday (Sept. 29).

Purdue police investigate armed robbery

Purdue University police are investigating an armed robbery that was reported around 4 a.m. Monday (Sept. 26) outside Hawkins Hall, 430 W. Wood St.

Sept. 27 event to focus campus community on safety awareness

In conjunction with September’s National Preparedness Month, Purdue University will host an event Tuesday (Sept. 27) to promote safety awareness on campus.

Purdue to activate alert system, including all-hazards outdoor sirens, conduct evacuation drills during BGR

Purdue University will conduct evacuation drills and test its all-hazards outdoor emergency warning sirens this week during Boiler Gold Rush, the orientation program for new students.

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