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Senate addresses Protection Policy

Riley Guerzini, News Editor

January 18, 2017

Brandon Field said frequent background checks are the reality of life in 2017. The Child Protection policy, which was discussed at the Faculty Senate meeting on Friday, was the subject of an email sent to faculty and staff (from Human Resources) who were due for a background check. Field, secretary of Fac...

Background checks turn from practice to policy

Gabi Wy, News Editor

December 9, 2015

Faculty Senate voted to endorse the new Child Protection Policy detailing the process of background checks and hiring workers for events involving minors at its meeting Dec. 4.

Child policy protects “most precious resource”

Gabi Wy

September 8, 2015

As the Children’s Learning Center Manager and a mother Jamie Madigan is “proud of the university for developing child protection policy.” USI’s Child Protection Committee (CPC) developed and recently released the new Child Protection Policy. Madigan said the learning center, which caters...

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