In the News: New safety class, devices available to enhance student safety

On Wednesday, September 29, the university announced new offerings that provide students with additional tools and give parents and families more information about what’s happening around campus. These include:

  • Ohio State’s online student safety class has launched.
  • Portable personal safety devices are now available to students.
  • Ohio State News Alerts are now available to parents and families.
  • The Office of Student Life has expanded the size and scope of the Community Ambassador program.

Each of these actions comes as a result of recommendations from the Task Force on Community Safety and Well-Being, made up of students, faculty, staff and community partners.

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