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What We're Talking About This Week - February 15th

Mary Kate McGrath
February 15, 2019

In the News

House lawmakers have reintroduced the Protecting America's Worker's Act. The bill would reinstate the “Volks” rule,...

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Do Emergency Blue Light Boxes Work? The History of This Campus Safety Tool

Mary Kate McGrath
February 11, 2019

If you have visited college or university recently, odds are that you saw an emergency blue light box on campus. In a mobile phone...

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What We're Talking About This Week - February 8th

Mary Kate McGrath
February 08, 2019

In the News 

Whenever there’s a serious emergency affecting a large group of people, it can be important to deliver information...

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How Student Government Can Play a Role in Campus Safety

Mary Kate McGrath
February 04, 2019

Student governments can play a major role in campus safety. According to the American Student Government Association, "An evolved...

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What We're Talking About This Week - January 31st

Mary Kate McGrath
February 01, 2019

In the News 

In California, a course gives students a glimpse at career in emergency dispatch. Emergency blue-light phones are a...

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A Closer Look At Restorative Practices and the Positive Influence on School Safety

Mary Kate McGrath
January 31, 2019

One of the most pressing concerns in K-12 education is excessive discipline and its role in the school to prison pipeline. The ACLU...

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Could Increasing Tariffs Have An Impact On Campus Safety Budgets?

Mary Kate McGrath
January 28, 2019

In September, tariffs of up to $200 were imposed on Chinese goods, causing many to worry the trade war would intensify. The tariffs...

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What We're Talking About This Week - January 25th

Mary Kate McGrath
January 25, 2019

In the News 

Changes in technology are evolving the role of the emergency dispatcher, with new apps and software making...

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Four Higher Ed Trends Gleaned From Our Most Downloaded Content

Mary Kate McGrath
January 21, 2019

Campus safety will remain a hot topic for higher ed throughout 2019, but a few key themes stand out as top higher ed trends. At Rave,...

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What We're Talking About This Week - January 18th

Mary Kate McGrath
January 18, 2019

In the News 

Data analytics and visual search technologies are increasingly being used by law enforcement agencies. Law enforcement...

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8 Crazy 911 Calls to Kick Off the New Year

Mary Kate McGrath
January 16, 2019

The role of an emergency dispatcher is not easy - it’s a high-stakes job that requires quick-thinking, patience, and resourcefulness....

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6 Crazy Campus Safety Incidents to Learn From in 2019

Mary Kate McGrath
January 14, 2019

Every year, campus safety teams play a unique role in college and university communities. These security professionals manage safety...

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