08/09/2007 - It's early to draw specific lessons from Virginia Tech but it is helpful to look at policies and procedures in place at other institutions and to examine how technology is facilitating emergency communications.
08/06/2007 - A bill (H.R. 592), introduced by Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-NJ), would require colleges and universities that receive federal funds to provide an annual fire-safety report to all current students and employees, and to any applicant upon request. The report would contain specific information about the fire-safety practices and standards of that institution.
06/28/2007 - Eastern Michigan University says it will increase it's security on campus after it was revealed the school tried to cover up the rape and murder of a female student last year, reports Michigan's Ann Arbor News.