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Read: How VCU Police Decreased Use-of-Force Incidents by 84%

How VCU Police Decreased Use-of-Force Incidents by 84%

After reviewing cases from the 2019-2020 academic year, VCU police found the department had its lowest use-of-force rate in 10 years.

Read: UT-Austin Unfairly Denied Admission to White Students, Lawsuit Claims

UT-Austin Unfairly Denied Admission to White Students, Lawsuit Claims

This is the third lawsuit that nonprofit group Students for Fair Admissions has filed against UT-Austin; it also filed a similar lawsuit against Harvard.

Read: How to Hire the Right IT Employee

How to Hire the Right IT Employee

How can you overcome IT hiring challenges and find your next star staff member? Here’s some practical advice for decision-makers.

Read: Should Campuses Defund the Police?

Should Campuses Defund the Police?

George Floyd’s death has prompted calls for campuses to “defund the police” and/or sever ties with local law enforcement, but are those moves knee-jerk reactions that will backfire?

Read: UPDATE: University of Minnesota to Limit Relationship with Minneapolis PD

UPDATE: University of Minnesota to Limit Relationship with Minneapolis PD

The death of George Floyd has prompted UMN to limit its ties to the city’s law enforcement agency. Ohio State students are also pressuring OSU to cut ties with Columbus PD.

Read: USC Public Safety Chief Addresses the Death of George Floyd

USC Public Safety Chief Addresses the Death of George Floyd

Here’s the letter University of Southern California Department of Public Safety Chief John Thomas sent to his campus community addressing George Floyd’s death and racism in America.

Read: Opinion: Everyone Needs Unconscious Bias Training

Opinion: Everyone Needs Unconscious Bias Training

We all must become more aware of our unconscious bias, stereotypes and thoughts, as well as how they play out in our interactions.

Read: Managing Controversial Speakers on College Campuses

Managing Controversial Speakers on College Campuses

Here’s how U.S. institutions of higher education are attempting to address the security issues surrounding controversial speakers and protests.

Read: Ex-University of La Verne Student Lied About Racist Threats, Police Say

Ex-University of La Verne Student Lied About Racist Threats, Police Say

The student allegedly sent racist threats to herself and other minority students amid tensions about how the school was handling racism on campus.

Read: Bystander Intervention: Don’t Just Stand There — Be Empowered to Do Something

Bystander Intervention: Don’t Just Stand There — Be Empowered to Do Something

Studies have shown what people choose to do as bystanders is based on many factors, including fear for personal safety or diffusion of responsibility.

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