Safety and weather news

Earthquake simulation drill to take place Thursday (Oct. 18)

The Purdue University community is encouraged to participate Thursday (Oct. 18) in a campus drill simulating a major earthquake.


Police: Road disruptions as Purdue Half Marathon takes place Saturday (Oct. 13)

Purdue University police are informing motorists of traffic disruptions on campus the morning of Saturday (Oct. 13) due to the Purdue Boilermaker Half Marathon.


Purdue police investigating reported sexual battery

Purdue University police have released surveillance images of a person they wish to question in connection to a sexual battery that occurred at around 8:45 a.m. Thursday (Oct. 4) on campus..


FEMA, FCC test of emergency alert systems set for Wednesday (Oct. 3)

The Federal Emergency Management Agency and Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday (Oct. 3) will conduct a mandatory national test of the emergency alert system in the 2:18-2:20 p.m. range.


Thursday (Sept. 27) event to focus campus community on safety awareness

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


Purdue Alert test set for Thursday (Sept. 27)

Purdue University will test its emergency notification system, including sirens, at 10 a.m. Thursday (Sept. 27).


Purdue to activate the 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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