One Victim’s Father Looks Beyond Guns

October 10, 2015

October 10, 2015 By CHANNON HODGE View original story After his daughter’s death in the 2007 massacre at Virginia Tech, Joseph Samaha grew weary of empty political promises on gun control legislation and sought a middle ground to promote safer campuses.

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Families of Virginia Tech Victims Extend Support to Umpqua Community College

October 1, 2015

FAIRFAX, Va., October 1, 2015 – VTV Family Outreach Foundation (VTV), the nation’s leading advocacy organization for better school and campus safety, has offered their support and resources to the community of Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Ore. “Our thoughts, prayers, and condolences are with all affected by today’s shooting at Umpqua Community College,” said…

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VTV Newsletter – Fall 2015

September 17, 2015

In This Issue 2015 Annual Meeting National Safety Month ISRO Model & Training Gene Deisinger Podcast Website Updates 32 NCSI Launch VTV In The News   View complete newsletter >  

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National Campus Safety Awareness Month 2015

September 1, 2015

September marks the 10-year anniversary of National Campus Safety Awareness Month (NCSAM). Of the 20 million students going to college this year, 3 million of them are freshman. Many of these first-time students are far away from the safety of their home, and the wisdom of their parents. To address the need for awareness, learning…

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How to Assess Your Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention and Response Program

August 31, 2015

August 31, 2015 By Robin Hattersley Gray View original article   Here’s how the University of Florida successfully applied 32NCSI’s Alcohol and Other Drugs Assessment Tool. A significant number of safety and security-related incidents that occur in college communities involve the use and/or abuse of alcohol and/or drugs. Historically, institutions across the nation have struggled…

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New Campus-Safety Assessment Tool Aims to Help Colleges Help Themselves

August 14, 2015

August 14, 2015 By Sarah Brown Fairfax, Va. View original article A new campus-safety tool for colleges is being touted by some administrators and experts as a unique strategy for helping every higher-education institution understand and carry out best practices on issues like alcohol, hazing, and sexual violence. The effort is part of the 32…

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Families of Virginia Tech Massacre Victims Start Program to Improve Campus Safety

August 13, 2015

August 13, 2015 By CHRISTINE HAUSER View original article Eight years after the Virginia Tech massacre, survivors and families announced a program on Thursday intended to make colleges and universities safer, hoping it will serve as a legacy for the 32 people killed. The program, the 32 National Campus Safety Initiative, is the result of…

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August 13 Event Launches First-Ever Comprehensive Campus Safety Assessment Tools

August 6, 2015

FAIRFAX, Va., August 6 2015 – To help colleges and universities be more safe and secure, the VTV Family Outreach Foundation (VTV) will release on August 13 a new integrated framework for improving campus safety called the 32 National Campus Safety Initiative (32 NCSI). This first phase of 32 NCSI offers institutions of higher education…

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32 NCSI Launch is Next Week

August 6, 2015

REGISTRATION BEGINS 10:30 AM, AUGUST 13, 2015     Join us and thought leaders from around the Nation to celebrate an achievement in campus safety. Starting next Thursday, colleges and universities will have a brand new resource to help them better protect their campus community called the 32 National Campus Safety Initiative. 32 NCSI is…

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32 NCSI Official Launch – Aug 13

July 13, 2015

[et_pb_section][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] AUGUST 13, 2015, REGISTRATION BEGINS 10:30 AM Join us to celebrate an achievement in campus safety. Colleges and universities across the country continue to expand how they protect the 20 million students that will be arriving on campuses this fall. This year they will have a brand…

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