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May 17 2021

National Electrical Safety Month | 11 Safety Tips for…

May is observed as National Electrical Safety Month by the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI). This nonprofit organization is dedicated to promoting electrical safety in our homes, institutions, workplaces, and communities. With an increased number of students learning in remote…

Success Stories
May 17 2021

Austin Peay State University

An employee at a restaurant on the APSU campus received several prank calls throughout the day. Around 4:30pm, the employee received another call where a bomb threat was made. The employee immediately alerted campus police. APSU needed to quickly and…

Success Stories
May 14 2021

Gannon University: Addressing Disregard for COVID-19 Policies

As Gannon reopened amid the COVID-19 health crisis, they implemented many new health and safety regulations to prevent the spread of illness, including the usage of masks or other face coverings. As students returned to campus, some noticed that their…

Success Stories
May 12 2021

Communicating About On-Campus Vaccine Availability

Recently, the COVID-19 vaccine became available to all U.S. college-aged students. As a result, many universities have begun to offer vaccinations on campus so that community members can easily schedule appointments. This client set up a vaccination site in a…

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April 28 2021

Best Practices to Support Mental Health on Campus

May has been observed as Mental Health Awareness Month for over 70 years by Mental Health America (MHA). MHA uses this month to educate the country on mental health through media outlets, events, health assessments, and much more. Last May,…

Webinars
April 27 2021

EHS Management Solutions to Help Campuses Reduce Risk and…

LIVE WEBINAR EHS Management Solutions to Help Campuses Reduce Risk and Improve Safety and Compliance Webinar Details Date: Wednesday, May 19, 2021 Time: 2:00 PM EDT Vector Solutions is excited to help institutions increase campus safety with our Vector EHS…

Success Stories
April 23 2021

Yale University

In 2020, the Yale Police Department (YPD) introduced Heidi the service dog as a means of facilitating outreach and relationship-building on Yale’s campus. To meet Heidi, community members initially had to email a YPD officer. To further support community engagement, YPD wanted to…

Success Stories
April 22 2021

Return to Campus During COVID-19

As this institution welcomed over 1,000 students back to campus, they wanted to ensure that students and faculty remained healthy and safe. In addition to altering move-in protocols and shifting some classes to an online format, the university wanted to…

Success Stories
April 22 2021

Communicating During Campus Threat

One morning, the university received a threatening message. Local police were notified and a precautionary campus lockdown was instated. The university needed a means of quickly and effectively communicating lockdown procedures and providing community members with the ability to report…