University of South Alabama, Office of Public Relations
September 5, 2012
Contact: Vincent Pisciottano, USA Public Relations, (251) 460-6211

USA’s Center for Academic Service-Learning and Civic Engagement to Hold Disaster Preparation Event

The University of South Alabama’s Center for Academic Service-Learning and Civic Engagement (CASLCE) is holding a disaster preparation event on Tuesday, Sept. 11, between the hours of 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. in the USA Student Center atrium for the 9-11 Day of Service and Remembrance.

Faculty and student volunteers will be available at different tables set up in the atrium handing out free, vital information to show people the proper steps to take in order to remain safe and secure during a disaster like a house fire or hurricane.

The event is free and open to the public.  It is sponsored by the CASLCE, the USA Center for Healthy Communities, and HandsOn South Alabama.

For more information, contact Karen Peterson by phone at 251-460-6148, or by email at


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