Students and Violence

Students and Violence
Nov 23, 2015
In November, more than a dozen college campuses have been targeted by shooting and bomb threats, with many of them threatening black students.


June 20, 2014

Education Department proposes new federal regulations that would require universities to report incidents of dating and domestic violence as well as sexual assault, and let accusers and the accused have advisers during disciplinary hearings. 

June 19, 2014

Female students are more likely to fear for their safety on campus than male students, and are less likely to think their colleges are doing enough to protect them, survey finds.


June 16, 2014

What do faculty members do when their state permits guns on campus? Idaho illustrates the challenges.

June 10, 2014

Jon Meis's heroism -- displayed when the 22-year-old engineering student pepper-sprayed and tackled a gunman at Seattle Pacific University -- is rare. The phenomenon of students working for campus security, however, is common, experts say.

June 4, 2014

Overwhelming majority of campus leaders oppose idea of allowing concealed weapons at their institutions, study finds.

May 27, 2014

Six students at U. of California Santa Barbara murdered. Authorities identify a troubled off-and-on student at Santa Barbara City College as the killer.

May 19, 2014

Controversial Internet campaign "outing" an unnamed philosophy professor for alleged sexual assault and harassment attracts praise and criticism.

April 19, 2013

A wave of lockdowns and bomb threats unsettle many campuses.

April 15, 2013

Last week's incidents at two-year institutions in Virginia and Texas point to safety challenges at institutions with non-residential students, multiple campuses and a fraction of the counseling resources available at four-year institutions.

January 16, 2013

2 killed at community college in Kentucky. Financial aid director shot at Stevens Institute of Business & Arts. Plus a compilation of articles on gun violence and higher education.


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