The latest release of an app that works as a personal safety device has added features specifically for users at universities with multiple campuses.
Purdue University students will have the chance to staff a new security and counter-terrorism center intended to protect people and assets in the state of Indiana.
A New York college system is trying out a "personal safety" device, which it handed out to 1,400 students as they arrived on campuses this fall.
Vectra Networks has been signed by the university in Miami to protect its data and networks against the threat of cyber attacks.
Emergency response teams at Warren Wilson College can now access step-by-step crisis instructions via mobile app.
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Sacred Heart University in Connecticut hopes to reduce emergency response time. It has tested out a feature on a university safety app that during an emergency can pinpoint where inside a building a person is located.
New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering's Cybersecurity Awareness Week is expanding the opportunities for high school students to get involved with webinars in advance and self-guided online education modules that they can use to prepare for the High School Forensics Challenge, one of six contests for college and high school students to participate in.
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Although 98 percent of students say they feel somewhat or very safe on campus during the day and 81 percent report they feel the same at night, six in 10 students say they would use an app for personal safety, according to a new survey from Bandwidth and BlueLight.