Virginia Tech shootings

R Txt Msgs the Best Way 2 Alert U?

Students aren't signing up for text systems -- quickly installed by many campuses after the Virginia Tech killings -- as widely as some expected.

Bringing the Gun Debate Back to Campus

Since Virginia Tech, a grassroots wave of "lie-ins" has sought to highlight the ease with which criminals can buy guns. But where are the students?

The Race to Show Solidarity

Uproar over two Penn State students dressed as Virginia Tech shooting victims leads to public displays of remorse -- and an unusual request from the administration.

Fear Factor

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In wake of high-profile murders at Louisiana State, experts consider the impact on conceptions of U.S. campus safety among prospective international students.

Live From Another Stunned Campus...

When it comes to media coverage, not all cases of college violence are treated equally -- as location, class and even race can factor in.

U.S. Proposes New Rules on Student Privacy

Guidelines would give college administrators more latitude in releasing information when they fear for students' health and safety.

Ambiguity and Ignorance on Crime

New research finds disconnect between campus officials, less than dazzling knowledge of key campus crime law and evidence that programs to prevent sexual assaults may be misdirected.

Predicting and Preventing Campus Violence

Experts in the field gather at Columbia University to discuss school shooters, student suicides and the law, among other topics.

One Year Later

Today marks a Day of Remembrance at Virginia Tech, where 32 students and faculty members died April 16, 2007.

What Changed, and Didn't, After Virginia Tech

April 16, 2007 changed Virginia Tech irrevocably. But how much did the shootings of 32 students and professors on the Blacksburg, Va., campus change the rest of higher education?

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