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Annual public safety report shows decrease in rapes, increase in stalking

Annual public safety report shows decrease in rapes, increase in stalking

Rhonda Wheeler, News Editor

October 1, 2019

The university released their 2019 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report Sept. 30, showing a decrease in reported rapes and domestic violence incidents, while stalking and liquor law violations increased. The 2019 report includes information and crime statistics for the 2016, 2017 and 2018 calendar ...

Public Safety to release new safety app

Public Safety to release new safety app

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

October 1, 2019

We have so much technology at the tips of our fingers in today’s world. Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and YouTube crowd our phone screens but a new app is gaining popularity. Wildfire, a safety app where users can report crimes and post warnings for their surrounding area, was created in 2015 for ...

Faculty Senate discusses campus safety

Gabi Wy

October 18, 2015

Faculty Senate raised concerns with Director of Public Safety Steve Woodall Friday in light of the recent Umpqua Community College shooting. Woodall said campus security looks tighten security for classrooms. Currently, some classrooms can be secured from the exterior, but oftentimes teachers keep the doo...

New ‘ting’ less sting

New ‘ting’ less sting

Robert Graff

April 1, 2014

Players and coaches both acknowledge the residual effects of the 2011 change from ball exit speed ratio (BESR) bats to batted-ball coefficient of restitution (BBCOR) bats. This change was made because the NCAA wanted bats to better resemble a pure wood bat. One of the primary concerns prompting this...

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