The Great Utah ShakeOut

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drop, cover, hold University of Utah students, faculty and staff will participate in the statewide Great Utah ShakeOut earthquake exerise drill by practicing "Drop, Cover, and Hold On" at 10:15 a.m. on April 17, 2012. Drop, cover and hold will be followed by the largest-ever Buidling Evacuation Drill at the University. By participating you can recieve free giveaways, and enter to win an iPad 2 at one of the Emergency Assembly Points across campus. For more information visit

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Lexi Jones is a senior with a double major in journalism and anthropology at the University of Utah. Born and raised in Salt Lake City, she loves exploring the outdoors, rock climbing, music, and writing. She is currently a museum aid for the Bureau of Land Management. She has interned with LDS Living magazine as a writer, the Utah Museum of Natural History in the anthropology lab, and the National Society of Leadership and Success as a founding chapter president. Her inspirations are Mark Twain and Paulo Coelho. Lexi aspires to be a freelancer for National Geographic. Always pursuing multiple passions, she is currently applying to graduate school for a Masters in archaeology and a Juris doctorate, and yes, she does plan to enroll in both at the same time.