author Marlee Hirson, Wednesday February 17, 2016


An article published by Inside Higher Ed titled “Should I Stay or Should I Go” discusses the issue of college and university students not taking campus alerts seriously and failing to react quickly to them. This highlights the importance of both properly educating your campus and using emergency notifications to avoid user apathy. [Read More]

author Marlee Hirson, Monday February 8, 2016


In light of the recent events that occurred at Vancouver Island University(VIU), AppArmor’s mobile safety app for VIU, called Safety@VIU, received extremely positive recognition from the University and Global News. [Read More]

author Marlee Hirson, Friday January 29, 2016


An article posted by Inside Higher Ed titled “Technology is Not Enough” discusses how universities and colleges need to have active change in regards to how technology is used by students, along with the technology itself. [Read More]

author Marlee Hirson, Tuesday January 12, 2016


In order to close the gap between reported and unreported assaults, students need more ways to report assaults and quickly contact security teams. [Read More]

author Marlee Hirson, Wednesday November 18, 2015


A recent article by Academica discusses an important topic regarding university and college campuses across North America – sexual violence. One of the points is that academic institutions need to put proposed policies into action in order to see a result. [Read More]