Guns in schools

College/University

  • June 23, 2017: K-State faculty members leaving because of campus carry: Read More
  • May 15, 2017: A Missouri Student Imagines Life on an Armed Campus: Read More
  • May 15, 2017: Op-Ed | Campus Life: Locked, Loaded and Loopy: Read More
  • May 12, 2017: The campus carry law brings questions, challenges: Read More
  • May 5, 2017: University of Kansas Professor submits letter of resignation due to concealed carry policy on campus: Read More
  • April 5, 2017: Campus Carry: The Movement to Allow Guns on College Grounds, Explained. Read More
  • March 10, 2017: With a past veto on the books, and university officials and much of Georgia’s citizenry in opposition, lawmakers should finally shelve this issue. Read More
  • March 7, 2017: Assistant Professor University of Kentucky – It’s a myth that guns on campus will make us safer. Read More
  • March 2, 2017: ‘Campus carry’ bill is a threat to S.C. students. Read More
  • February 28, 2017: University of Iowa Student: College Campuses are no place for Firearms. Read More
  • February 24, 2017: In Iowa, Storm Lake chief: Bill allowing guns on campus ‘a recipe for disaster. Read More
  • February 20, 2017: University System Chancellor testifies against Georgia campus gun bill. Read More
  • February 19, 2017: Some University of Texas instructors hold office hours at bar to avoid guns. Read More
  • January 23, 2017: Kansas State University student accidentally shot and wounded himself in a residence hall. Read More
  • January 20, 2017: Tennessee college faculties oppose students carrying guns on campus. Read More
  • December 1, 2016: Ohio State University president shuns campus carry proposal. Read More
  • November 16, 2016: GA professor about defeating guns on campus. Read More
  • October 21, 2016: Allowing guns on campus will invite tragedies, not end them (Op-Ed by director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Gun Policy and Research). Read More
  • October 15, 2016: UT Austin professor on the implications of guns on campus law. Read More
  • September 28, 2016: Mom-member op-ed about unintentional discharge of gun in UT dorm. Read More
  • September 23, 2016: University of Missouri professor on implications of permitless carry. Read More
  • July 12, 2016: Texas Passes Campus-Carry Laws, Along With 8 Other States – Here’s what students really think about it. Read More
  • May 9, 2016: INDICTMENT: Gun fired in SUNY Broome dorm. Read More

 

K-12

  • June 25, 2017: Educators Demand Action member speaks out: ‘worry having guns in the classroom is a bad idea, no matter which way you cut it.’ Read More.
  • April 25, 2017: GOOD READ by former Kentucky school board member: I wonder where I left my gun? Read More.
  • April 19, 2017: Guns at school? Pa. bill would allow trained teachers, others to be armed. Read More.
  • February 28, 2017: Educators Demand Action speak out about gun laws on the state and national level. Read More.
  • February 27, 2017: Montana House rejects bill to allow guns in schools. Read More.
  • February 12, 2017: A Montana Educator, a volunteer with Moms Demand Action for Gun Safety in America, testified against a bill that would allow school employees to carry handguns on campus. Read More.
  • February 5, 2017: In Wyoming: Keep guns out of schools. Read More
  • January 30, 2017: Organization Invites Educators to ‘Play Defense’ in Fight Against Guns in K-12 Schools. Read More
  • January 26, 2017: Bill could allow Wyoming school employees to carry concealed guns. Read More
  • January 26, 2017: Guns in schools 
isn’t the answer. Read More
  • January 24, 2017: 17-year-old high school student in Salem, Ohio, walked into school and opened fire with a shotgun, but was subdued by staff. Read More
  • January 18, 2017: Betsy DeVos Cites Grizzly Bears During Guns-in-Schools Debate. Read More
  • December 19, 2016: Deputy who fired gun in school tried to ‘destroy evidence,’ police say. Read More
  • December 2, 2016: Mueller Park overwhelmed by community support after gun was fired in school. Read More
  • December 1, 2016: Parents Disarm 15-Year-Old Who Fired Gun at Utah Junior High School: Police. Read More
  • November 17, 2016: Gun brought by 1st-grader goes off in St. Paul class ‘full of students’. Read More
  • November 14, 2016: Deputy sheriff – negligent discharge in high school. Read More
  • September 12, 2016: Preschool teacher leaves a loaded gun in school. Read More

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