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Miami Police Deploy Alerting Software at Select Schools

- The Miami Police Department has joined with Miami-Dade Schools Police Department to deploy a new emergency awareness product at select schools that can instantly and quietly alert police when problems arise.

How One University Enhanced Cybersecurity

- West Virginia University is strengthening its Web application security with a solution from IBM.

Campus Security

- A bill (H.R. 5844) introduced by Rep. Patrick Meehan (R-PA) would make clarifications to the Jean Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act.

Bully for You

- Bullying has gone virtual, and schools need to know how to develop policies that address cyberbullying while respecting students’ rights to free speech and other issues.

How One University Enhanced Cybersecurity

- West Virginia University is strengthening its Web application security with a solution from IBM.

Researchers Offer New Solution to Active Shooter Mitigation

- Colleges and universities seeking to reduce casualties on campus during an active shooter incident should invest in networked technologies that would limit the gunman’s access to easy targets.

Hard Lessons

- Virginia Tech has learned hard lessons from the 2007 mass shooting on its campus, and it now works to apply that painful knowledge to prevent a recurrence and to help others avoid a similar tragedy.

Hard Lessons

- Virginia Tech has learned hard lessons from the 2007 mass shooting on its campus, and it now works to apply that painful knowledge to prevent a recurrence and to help others avoid a similar tragedy.

Lawmaker Says Maryland Schools Should be Able to Afford Epinephrine

- The Maryland lawmaker who introduced a bill that would require school personnel to be trained to respond to anaphylaxis says schools should be able to afford the cost of Epi-Pens, despite concerns by school districts over the costs of the medicine.

Case Study

- The Detroit Public School system uses battery-operated cameras to catch thieves in the act.

Vicarious Liability

- The Supreme Court of California has ruled that a student who was sexually abused by his high school guidance counselor may pursue his liability claim against the school district. The court ruled that the district may be held vicariously liable if it failed to adequately supervise the counselor.

Maryland Requires Schools to Stock Epinephrine for Emergency Use

- Maryland Gov. Martin O' Malley signs a bill into law that requires schools to establish a policy to authorize employees to administer auto–injectable epinephrine in allergy emergencies. Only Nebraska and Virginia have similar laws.

Report: Evidence Doesn’t Support UC Davis Claims of Outside Actors in Protests

- An investigation into the police pepper-spraying incident at UC Davis last November finds no evidence to support the university's claims that police were protecting students from nonstudents, according to a task force report.
 




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