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UC completes full-scale active shooter exercise

Published August 14, 2016 at 10:45 AM

The University at Buffalo held a full-scale, “active shooter” training exercise from 6-11 a.m. today in and around Clemens Hall on the UB North Campus.

The training exercise is now completed. University operations have returned to normal.

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