The Great California Shakeout is Thursday, October 16, 2014
On Thursday, October 16, 2014, Citrus College is conducting a campuswide "Drop-Cover-and-Hold" earthquake drill, in conjunction with the Great California Shake Out, slated to be the "largest earthquake drill ever."
At exactly 10:16 a.m., all faculty and staff are requested to direct their classes or the people around them to drop, cover and hold for approximately one minute.
For more information on the Great California Shake Out, including what individuals, families and schools can do to prepare, log on to
To view a four-minute information and training video on the Drop-Cover-and-Hold drill, go to
Earthquake Safety Video.
In addition to online access, the training video will also be shown in the Campus Center on the following dates at the indicated times: Thursday, October 16, every 20 minutes beginning at 8 a.m.
You are encouraged to view the video, and to take proactive steps to be prepared for this important drill. This is an exercise that, quite literally, could save lives.
Please update your Citrus Alert information so we can keep you informed of campus occurrences.