College students to participate in disaster response exercise

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ORISKANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — 20 UAlbany students will be participating in a four day disaster response exercise at the State Preparedness Training Center in Oriskany near Utica.

Altogether nearly 50 college students from various schools will receive hands-on instruction from first responders on how to respond to situations including wilderness search and rescue and water rescue awareness.

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