Safety and weather news

Grand Alternative offers substance-free events for Purdue

Several substance-free activities will be offered through Saturday (April 24) for Purdue students as part of the annual Grand Prix celebrations.

County health department to conduct mumps vaccination clinics on Purdue campus

Two clinics to provide free mumps vaccinations have been set for Tuesday, April 12, and Monday, April 18, at Purdue University. The vaccination clinics were scheduled following the confirmation of several cases of mumps on the West Lafayette campus.

Purdue University health officials investigate possible mumps cases

Purdue University is investigating five confirmed or probable cases of mumps on the West Lafayette campus. The university is working with the Tippecanoe County Health Department and the Indiana State Department of Health to identify and directly notify anyone who may have been in close contact with these cases, and advises faculty, staff, students and members of the community to educate themselves on the symptoms, transmission and prevention of mumps.

PUPD lieutenant visits South Korean police force

Patrolling the streets in South Korea has given a Purdue University Police Department lieutenant a different perspective on law enforcement.

Tornado awareness, safety training offered to Purdue community

Purdue University's Environmental Health and Public Safety Office will offer three sessions in April for the university community on severe weather awareness and actions to take in the event of a tornado.

Campus-wide tornado drill scheduled for March 22

The National Weather Service, in conjunction with several Indiana state agencies, will conduct a statewide test of communication systems at approximately 10:15 a.m. and 7:35 p.m. on March 22.

Purdue on normal schedule; advises care in travel

Purdue is on normal operations for Thursday (Feb. 25), but some road conditions might impact drivers.

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