Fri Oct 19, 2012, 12:57 PM
TrogL (31,735 posts)
Texas A&M University in College Station ordered to evacuate for bomb threat
Source: Dallas News
The website for Texas A&M University has activated a Code Maroon and ordered evacuation of the campus for a bomb threat.
October 19, 2012 11:42 AM
The University has received a campus-wide bomb threat. We are asking all students, faculty, and staff to evacuate campus as quickly and as safely as possible by foot. Do not use a vehicle at this time. This evacuation is effective immediately until further notice.
Please continue to visit the emergency website (emergency.tamu.edu) for regular updates regarding this emergency situation.
For Emergency Procedures visit: http://www.tamu.edu/emergency/procedures/bomb-threat-campus-wide-evacuations.html
Read more: http://thescoopblog.dallasnews.com/2012/10/texas-am-university-in-college-station-ordered-to-evacuate-for-bomb-threat.html/
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Fri Oct 19, 2012, 04:11 PM
Blue_Tires (44,296 posts)
I've read about a few schools where this was once a tradition to give a temporary stay of execution for students unprepared for midterms/finals...
That was all before the 9-11 and Virginia Tech era, though...