Geneva College

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Other Emergencies

Procedures for other emergencies include:

  • Earthquake
    • Take cover under a desk, table or doorway.
    • Stay away from windows and object that could fall and shatter.
    • Protect your head with your arms.
    • Evacuate carefully as soon as shaking stops.
    • If outside, move away from buildings, overhead lines, vehicles, equipment, poles and other objects that could fall or move abruptly.
  • Civil disturbance
    • Report civil disturbance to Geneva Security by campus phone at ext. 5678 (724-847-5678 from off-campus) or the security cell phone at 724-846-9632. 
    • Be prepared to answer questions like:
      Where?
      When did it begin?
      How many people are involved?
      What is taking place?
      Has any violence occurred?
      Has the group defined a purpose or intent
      Are the identities of the participants known?
  • Aircraft Crash
    • Immediately take cover until debris stops movement and then carefully evacuate the building.
    • Assemble at designated assembly point. Wait there until you are told it is safe to leave.
    • If trapped in a building, alert emergency crews of your position.
    • Try to stay low to the floor where there may be less heat, smoke and contaminates.

 

Point of Excellence

Geneva graduates pass the test for teacher certification in elementary education (Praxis II) at over a 99% rate in the first attempt–one of the highest pass rates in Pennsylvania.

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Upcoming Events
Apr23
Chapel
Geneva chaplain Rutledge Etheridge
Metheny Fieldhouse 10:10 a.m.

Apr23
Networking & Etiquette Dinner
Presidents Dining Room 5:00 p.m.

SUMMER CLASSES
Advance your degree through May@Geneva
Running May 12 through June 6, May term offers key courses as well as electives and travel options.
COMMUNITY
Geneva to host National Day of Prayer breakfast
Faculty, staff, students and the community are invited to campus for prayer and breakfast on Thu., May 1 at 7:30 a.m.
ALUMNI
Celebration Weekend for the classes of ’54 and ’64
Special events for 50- and 60-year alumni are planned to coincide with Commencement.
ARTS & CULTURE
Geneva Reading Series IV: "A New, New Hope"
The final event in the series for the 2013-14 academic year will be on Apr. 23 at 7 p.m.
ARTS & CULTURE
Symphonic Band to present Spring Concert
The 68-member ensemble will perform on Apr. 26 at 7:30 p.m.