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The following procedures will be followed during severe weather and natural and man-made disasters. These disasters may come in the form of tornadoes, hurricanes, snow and ice storms, or in the form of fire and/or human-initiated catastrophes. Whatever form the disaster takes, everyone must be in a state of constant readiness to protect lives and to defend themselves against human perpetrators who try to capitalize on the misfortune by "looting.” The following procedures will be in effect as soon as the college receives official word of severe weather warnings:
1. The following individuals will be alerted by Campus Police and the Talladega College Police Department:
2. Campus Police will monitor the National Weather Service broadcasts and will also ask for the assistance of Talladega Police and Sheriff Departments in monitoring the weather
3. The following buildings have been selected as approved shelters during severe weather:
4. The evacuation process of all personnel and students will begin immediately at the first official warning or imminent approach of a natural or man-made disaster.
The following residence halls shall follow these evacuation procedures:
5. After the initial fury of the disaster has subsided, please initiate the following post-emergency steps:
Office of Admissions
627 Battle Street West
Talladega, AL 35160
Phone: (866) 540-3956
or (256) 362-0274
The history of Talladega College began on November 20, 1865, when two former slaves William Savery and Thomas Tarrant, both of Talladega, met in convention with a group of new freedmen in Mobile, Alabama.