On Thursday, October 16, the state of California participated in the “The Great California Shakeout.” The Shakeout is an annual event that prepares and reminds the residents of California on how to deal with an earthquake in case of emergencies. 110 more words
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SEATTLE (AP) — Thousands of students across the state practiced ducking under the desks Thursday in the Great Washington Shakeout drill.
The kids in Bente Fernandi’s fourth-grade class at West Woodland Elementary School in Seattle knew what to do when the announcement came over the public address system. 92 more words
Sharing an important message about an earthquake drill that UC Berkeley participates in:
Dear Campus Community,
On Thursday, October 16, the campus will participate in the “Great California ShakeOut,” a day of special events organized to inspire Californians to get ready for major earthquakes, and to prevent disasters from becoming catastrophes. 340 more words