You may have heard about the World War II ordnance found on campus April 23rd.
The ordnance did not have a fuse, and it is believed that it was only a shell and did not contain explosive material. Click here for more information.
Project Inform (www.projectinform.org/) – national non-profit community-based organization working to end the AIDS epidemic.
Kaiser Family Foundation (www.kff.org) – excellent information and materials.
National Minority AIDS Counci (www.nmac.org) – specific information about impact of HIV on African-Americans.
United Nations and World Health Organization (www.unaids.org/)
The Body (www.thebody.com/safesex.html)
Advocates for Youth (www.advocatesforyouth.org/)
Other Health-Related topics:
Facts on Tap (www.factsontap.org) campus-based alcohol prevention efforts.
Go Ask Alice! (www.goaskalice.columbia.edu/) Q&A website. Updated weekly. All questions are read and email addresses of inquirers are scrambled before reaching the webpage to ensure anonymity.
Dr. Grohol’s forum (http://forums.grohol.com) – forum for mental health issues.
Centers for Disease Control (www.cdc.gov)
Here are several interesting web pages dealing with safety topics, including fire, environmental, etc.
The Occupational Health & Safety Administration – (OSHA) http://www.osha.gov/
The Environmental Protection Agency – http://www.epa.gov/
New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection – http://www.state.nj.us/dep/
A website full of the latest information about fire science, firefighting and news – Firehouse. http://www.firehouse.com/
A great website for Fire Safety for Kids with a lot of information and links to other great sites –http://www.childrensafetycorner.com/
The Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) for information and updates on disasters, preparation, etc. –http://fema.gov/
The United States Fire Administration (USFA) has information about fire safety, training, courses, the National Fire Academy and more – http://usfa.fema.gov/
NIOSH (National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health) – information on many health and safety issues, etc. –http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/homepage.html
The National Electrical Safety Foundation (NESF) – http://www.esfi.org/
Underwriter’s Laboratory (UL) – http://www.ul.com/