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William & Mary to test emergency siren June 15

(WYDaily/Courtesy of Jim Agnew/William & Mary)

WILLIAMSBURG — William & Mary (W&M) will test its emergency notification system Wednesday, June 15 at 12:15 p.m.

The drill will test both the campus-wide siren and the mass notification messaging systems.

The 120-decibel siren system is stationed above the Integrated Science Center, William & Mary Law School on South Henry Street and the School of Education building off Monticello Avenue.

In the event of a real emergency, W&M said people in the community who hear the siren may check for information and instructions at

The University reminds members of the local community they can also follow emergency news through the William & Mary News Facebook and Twitter pages as well as the free W&M mobile app.

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