IHL launches new site with Swine Flu info for campuses

By: WLOX Staff

JACKSON, MS (WLOX) - The Institutions of Higher Learning has become more proactive in preventing Swine flu on Mississippi college campuses.

The web site gives students and faculty up to date information about swine flu and other viruses. The site also includes phone numbers and hours for campus health clinics.

I.H.L. Commissioner Hank Bounds says, "We want to protect instructional time for students and faculty by providing information that can help keep everyone at our universities healthy."

Officials say they will also use the site to disperse information on natural disasters and emergency situations.

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