mu alert http://kbia.org en MU installs 250 beacons to enhance campus alert system http://kbia.org/post/mu-installs-250-beacons-enhance-campus-alert-system <p>The University of Missouri has installed a new beacon alert system on the Columbia campus to help students, faculty, and visitors know when there is an emergency. For instance, in the case of a weather emergency, violent individual threat, or fire, the siren and light on each beacon will be activated.</p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 14:13:06 +0000 Tiege Dooley-Panko 44312 at http://kbia.org MU installs 250 beacons to enhance campus alert system MU to test new emergency alert system http://kbia.org/post/mu-test-new-emergency-alert-system <p>The University of Missouri plans to test a new emergency alert system Monday morning.</p><p>A university press release <a href="http://munews.missouri.edu/events/2013/0725-mu-to-test-emergency-notification-system-4/">states</a> that the system will be tested at 8:50 a.m. and will send two text messages to those who have already signed up for the MU Alert system.</p><p>The test will also send messages to the MU Alert Twitter page, and to Facebook.</p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 12:10:34 +0000 Casey Morell 37689 at http://kbia.org MU to test new emergency alert system