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Freshman Safety Series


Photo courtesy of Wikipedia/Lucio Eastman When I was a freshman at CUSTOMS, the last thing I was concerned about was campus safety. Like everyone else, I was just busy working myself up about scheduling and arriving an hour early to my classes so I could easily find my classrooms. I had never gone to public school, and …

Photo courtesy of Pexels We get it, you’re an adult now and away from your parents for what is most likely the first time in your life. You’re physically free and want to enjoy all of the perks that come with that responsibility — but, that is what you’re facing: responsibility. And with that comes more …

Photo courtesy of Pexels Going away to college is an exciting time — for most. It’s a time to explore new interests and to form relationships and connections with your fellow students. College can be the start of your new life; but let’s face it, life is pretty scary sometimes. Everyone moves at their own pace, …

Photo by Samantha Hearn/Sidelines Archive  Every year, freshmen flood college and university campuses expecting to have the time of their life, many unaware of the danger they are in. Preparedness is a word of contention when speaking of sexual assault and rape. It could be argued that we all in some way anticipate bad things to happen …