Safety & Security

Providing you information on access control, communication systems, the latest security technologies, fire and life safety, planning and preparedness, issues and initiatives and the elements of design that make our institutions safe and secure.


  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)
    science lab

    Science on Display

    Creative design can solve the conflict between having an open research lab with natural light and views where passersby can see and be excited about the research being done and safeguarding sensitive or proprietary information. 07/01/2019

  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)
    emergency exit

    Residence Halls and Emergency Evacuation

    It's both big things and little things that come together to ensure student safety when evacuating a residence hall in an emergency. Here are three things to take into account. 06/01/2019

  • Safety & Security (Prepare and Be Aware)

    Wildfires Go to College

    It doesn't happen often, but every now and then a wildfire threatens lives and property at a college or university campus. 04/01/2019

  • The Safe and Secure Campus
    environmental design

    Safe By Design: Can attention to environmental design lead to a safer campus?

    When the conversation moves from how to secure buildings and expands to securing entire campuses, attention to environmental design can help with answers. 09/01/2018

  • Safety & Security (Prepare and Be Aware)
    campus police

    Today’s Well-Dressed Campus Police Officer

    Here's a look at the technology with which the well-dressed police officer—and the officer's car—are equipped, to ensure the best possible outcomes when policing campus. 07/01/2018

  • Safety & Security (Prepare and Be Aware)

    Electronic Security on College Campuses

  • Safety & Security (Prepare and Be Aware)


  • Safety & Security (Prepare and Be Aware)

    The Key to Security

  • Safety & Security (Prepare and Be Aware)

    Technology Enhances Fire Security

  • The Safe and Secure Campus

    Training for The Unthinkable



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