Statement Regarding Shots Fired on Campus

Posted October 16, 2016 8:49 AM CT

Gunshots were fired outside of Sartain Hall at the Troy Campus, after midnight on Sunday, Oct. 16. There were no injuries reported. An event sponsored by Omega Psi Phi fraternity was being held inside Sartain Hall at this time. A campus alert was issued at approximately 12:28 a.m. advising students to stay inside while police responded to this incident. An "all-clear" was issued at 1:30 a.m.

No arrests have been made in connection to the shots fired. Campus police are investigating in cooperation with Troy City Police.

Emergency Order Banning all Samsung Galaxy Note7
Smartphones from Air Transportation

Posted October 14, 2016 5:12 PM CT

Effective Saturday, October 15, 2016 the Galaxy Note 7 by Samsung will be banned from air transportation. Individuals who own or possess a Samsung Galaxy Note7 device may not transport the device on their person, in carry-on baggage, or in checked baggage on flights to, from, or within the United States.

If passengers attempt to travel by air with their Samsung Galaxy Note7 devices, the phones may be confiscated and passengers may face fines.
Passengers who attempt to evade the ban by packing their phone in checked luggage are increasing the risk of a catastrophic incident. Anyone violating the ban may be subject to criminal prosecution in addition to fines.

Please share this information with all of your travelers and travel admin. The DOT announcement link is below and contains more information.

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