Epoq 2.2 UNCP in Second Life:
Campus Security Operations Center
Campus Security Operations Center on the UNCP in SL campus
Campus Security Operations Center on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Pembroke in the virtual world Second Life
Campus Security Operations Center on the UNCP in SL campus
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Campus Security Operations Center on the UNCP in SL campus
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UNCP's virtual world campus includes a model facility for command, control and communication meetings of trustees, administrators and campus security personnel in the event they were prevented by an emergency from traveling from or entering the real-world campus in Pembroke, North Carolina.

The Campus Security Operations Center, situated on the university's campus in the 3D virtual-reality Internet world Second Life, is designed to function as a meeting space with a wide array of communications technologies at hand.

Participants at meetings in the virtual security operations center can be dispersed anywhere in the real world.

The prototype display building is outfitted with: The Campus Security Operations Center can be scaled up easily when further development, expansion and customization are desirable.

SLURL is short for Second Life URL, a Web address. SLURL's are direct links from the Web to locations inside Second Life. The SLURL for the UNCP Campus Security Operations Center is:
http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Dotoorak/29/67/551

The UNCP sandbox – the Newbie Convenience Center & Rest Station – is at this SLURL:
http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Myungsimbogam/37/212/60

Learn more about real world crisis planning and emergency preparedness at UNCP:
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