Posts Tagged ‘Safety’

How to Stay Safe On and Off Campus

It’s that time of the year when many young Americans decide where they will be going for college in the fall. This is a big step, especially for those who move away from home to attend college. You will live by yourself for the first time, meet a ton of new people, explore a new ...

5 Crucial Tips for Protecting Your Money

Whether you’re swiping your debit card every other day on campus, or traveling abroad for spring break, it’s important to make sure your hard-earned (and much-needed) money is safe. You may think your bank account is a safe place, but that’s not always the case. Follow these tips to keep your money accessible to you ...

6 Summer Hazards to Avoid Over Break

Summer is here, and we’ve got at least another six weeks to enjoy the beautiful weather, the break from school, and the loose morals that come along with it, right? Well, before you get too crazy in the heat, make sure you’re aware of these summer hazards so you make it through your vacation safely. ...

How To Avoid Being Tracked Online

When we come to college, oftentimes we buy a new laptop to use for school. This point can come right before you start your college career or in the middle of it, and when it does, it is our duty to ensure our own identity and our computer’s security protection packages are all squared away. ...

Texting and Driving: 4 Apps That Will Help You Stop

Texting and driving: we’ve all done it at least once in our lifetime. It’s a nasty habit that can lead to very lethal consequences. But how can you put your phone down and simply not text while you’re driving. Here are a few ways. DriveSafe.ly (iPhone, Android, and BlackBerry users) This is one that I ...

Rave Alert Keeps Students Safe On College Campuses

Technology improves and saves peoples’ lives everyday, and Rave Alert is one great example. Rave Alert is a mass notification system made for businesses and other institutions, but is mostly known for its use in colleges. Rave Alert gives the administration at a university the opportunity to quickly get a hold of their students in ...

5 Tips For Partying With Strangers

Face it, in the first few days of college, everyone is a friend, and everyone is a stranger. You may find yourself with a gaggle of girls and guys to make up your party train, but you don’t know who among them drinks like a fish, makes inappropriate moves after 2 drinks, and who is ...