author Marlee Hirson, Wednesday March 9, 2016

There’s been an alarming amount of school shootings in the past six months, which raises a discussion on how to better prevent school shootings and attacks. [Read More]

author Marlee Hirson, Wednesday March 2, 2016

If you had the choice between knowing about a crime alert on campus or not, even if the content may be distressing, which would you choose? [Read More]

author Marlee Hirson, Wednesday February 24, 2016

A recent article discusses the implications of removing campus blue light poles in favour of mobile blue lights. Here are 5 reasons why mobile safety apps can replace manual blue lights. [Read More]

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]