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    ISU Alert System has actually been used

    My phone started going off at 4:30 this morning. This is the first time in my 5 years here where the alert system has been used for something other then a test or weather related event.

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    Re: ISU Alert System has actually been used

    It's a good thing that it is rarely needed to be used.



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    Re: ISU Alert System has actually been used

    Gosh that was annoying lol. That was the time I was just falling asleep then my phone started to buzz... Talk about timing.



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    Re: ISU Alert System has actually been used

    Does he have a permit to carry that "large branch"?




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    Re: ISU Alert System has actually been used

    Quote Originally Posted by Me State View Post
    It's a good thing that it is rarely needed to be used.
    Yup. Ames is a pretty safe place.



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    Re: ISU Alert System has actually been used

    When I was woke up got me thinking of the thousands of ISU students who have an extra early wake up call today. I'm sure the 7:30 finals folks were pretty pumped!

    Hope they catch the guy. Seems like the perfect job for a canine unit to run him out.



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    Re: ISU Alert System has actually been used

    University of Iowa uses their system about once a month. And it's for a lot worse stuff than a someone missing check-in time.



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    Re: ISU Alert System has actually been used

    Quote Originally Posted by CapnCy View Post
    When I was woke up got me thinking of the thousands of ISU students who have an extra early wake up call today. I'm sure the 7:30 finals folks were pretty pumped!

    Hope they catch the guy. Seems like the perfect job for a canine unit to run him out.
    I was one of those .



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    Re: ISU Alert System has actually been used

    Apparently he was not in Pammel Woods and is still on the loose...This sounds like a job for CF!


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    Re: ISU Alert System has actually been used

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneNorth View Post
    Apparently he was not in Pammel Woods and is still on the loose...This sounds like a job for CF!

    So you want us to branch out into this field, too?


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    CF to the rescue!



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    Re: ISU Alert System has actually been used

    At South Carolina I believe we used it like 3 times in a week this semester and two of the instances were armed robbery with the 3rd being a rape. Consider yourself lucky.



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    Re: ISU Alert System has actually been used

    Quote Originally Posted by LostinIowaCity View Post


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    Re: ISU Alert System has actually been used

    not sure it was warranted... my wife was ****** it woke her up (my kids go to ISU)....



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    Re: ISU Alert System has actually been used

    Quote Originally Posted by KFitzy87 View Post
    Gosh that was annoying lol. That was the time I was just falling asleep then my phone started to buzz... Talk about timing.
    Find it very humerous that people like you want to complain about something that is being used to keep people safe and alerted.


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