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News Release


Ginger Walker
Emergency Management Specialist Planning and Business Continuity

Turn Around Don't Drown

turn around don't drown

Houston, July 2, 2015 — In recent weeks, Houston and its surrounding areas have experienced significant rainfall and, in some cases, extreme flooding.

The University of Houston's Office of Emergency Management urges everyone to take a few minutes and visit the National Weather Service's Turn Around Don't Drown website and watch this important PSA video. A few minutes of preparedness can save a life.

For more information on hurricane preparedness, please visit the UH Office of Emergency Management website.


About the University of Houston

The University of Houston is a Carnegie-designated Tier One public research university recognized by The Princeton Review as one of the nation's best colleges for undergraduate education. UH serves the globally competitive Houston and Gulf Coast Region by providing world-class faculty, experiential learning and strategic industry partnerships. Located in the nation's fourth-largest city, UH serves nearly 41,000 students in the most ethnically and culturally diverse region in the country.