[Athen] Weather alerts in residence halls?
mortado at cfcc.edu
Mon Jun 12 06:41:57 PDT 2017
Does the student have a cell phone? I don't know about other people's
phones, but on mine I have an option in the Settings menu called "Emergency
Alert Settings" I automatically get weather and AMBER alerts. They appear
as written text, so they are accessible to a deaf person.
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On Thu, Jun 8, 2017 at 4:33 PM, Todd Schwanke <todd.schwanke at wisc.edu>
> Has anyone encountered requests for weather alert systems for students who
> are Deaf or hard of hearing in housing/residence halls? Such a system
> would provide an alert in instances such as when there is a tornado warning
> in the area if the student cannot hear the city/county sirens. Was it
> determined to be a personal item, university/residence hall responsibility,
> or local government responsibility?
> Todd Schwanke
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