Fire prevention week on campus

National Fire Prevention Week 2018

By Ben Brodbeck / October 3, 2018 / Comments Off on National Fire Prevention Week 2018

This past September, colleges and universities observed Campus Fire Safety Month – a nationwide effort to raise fire and life safety awareness on campus. And, October 7th-13th is National Fire Prevention Week, sponsored by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and a great time to reinforce this important topic on your campus. Surprisingly, most students…

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National Preparedness Month – September

By Ben Brodbeck / September 25, 2018 / Comments Off on National Preparedness Month – September

National Preparedness Month is celebrated every September and sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). This year’s theme is “Disasters Happen. Prepare Now. Learn How.” It encourages and reminds all U.S. citizens to be prepared for disasters and/or emergencies in their homes, businesses, and communities. Preparedness Month emerged in 2004 to strengthen the United…

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Be The One to Be There

Take Part in the #BeThe1To Campaign

By Ben Brodbeck / September 7, 2018 / Comments Off on Take Part in the #BeThe1To Campaign

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline’s message for the months is #BeThe1To, intending to help spread awareness about actions we can all take to prevent suicide. Suicide is a difficult, yet important topic to discuss with students, faculty and staff on your campus. It’s going to take a comprehensive approach to reduce the issue of mental…

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