PR Issue Revistited
- Revisiting an issue we debated (from a PR perspective) back when it
happened, it turns out that the VA Tech leaders protected themselves and
their families more than an hour before they notified students. Oops.
Details below from NYTimes.
Ned Barnett, APR
Marketing/PR Fellow, American Hospital Association
Barnett Marketing Communications
420 N. Nellis Blvd. A3-276
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From: NYTimes.com News Alert [mailto:nytdirect@...]
Sent: Friday, December 04, 2009 8:02 AM
Subject: News Alert: Report on Virginia Tech Shooting Finds Notification
Breaking News Alert
The New York Times
Fri, December 04, 2009 -- 11:01 AM ET
Report on Virginia Tech Shooting Finds Notification Delays
During the worst campus shooting spree in American history,
Virginia Tech officials locked down some administrative
buildings and told their own families more than an hour and a
half before the rest of the campus was alerted, according to
revisions made in the state's official report on the tragedy.
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