UNCW Completes Tests of Siren, Emergency Notification Systems

Monday, September 08, 2014

Sept. 8, 2014 (Wilmington, N.C.) - UNCW completed a scheduled test of the Seahawk Warning Siren System and the UNCW Alert emergency notification system at noon, Sept. 8.

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