The Shield

University responds to Obama’s push to raise sexual assault awareness

Caleb Riley

February 11, 2014

Freshman elementary education major Emily Wallace feels safe on USI's campus, but sexual assaults are on the rise across the nation. Last month, President Barrack Obama established the "White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault," which will be responsible for increasing transparency,...

Active year leaves students, faculty questioning their safety

James Vaughn

January 7, 2014

What if a student were to come face-to-face with a gunman? What if a tornado set its sights on the university? What if the campus began shaking traumatically? The above scenarios are ones Associate Professor of Geology James Durbin and Public Safety Assistant Director Stephen Bequette think st...

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