Media Advisory: Garrison to introduce text alert system at WVU

October 11th, 2007

* WHO * : West Virginia University President Mike Garrison, WVU Police Chief Bob Roberts, Student Government Association President David Kirkpatrick

* WHAT :* Announcement of the selection and implementation of a text alert system for WVU students, faculty and staff.

* WHEN :* 10:30 a.m., Friday, Oct. 12 (Laptops will be set up so that students and employees can sign up for the free service from 9 a.m.-noon.)

  • WHERE :* Vandalia Lounge, Mountainlair
    p. * WHY * : To discuss an initiative that will allow WVU to communicate vital information to the campus community quickly and effectively, and invite students, faculty and staff to sign up for the system.