The Columbia Chronicle


Battling child abuse

By Lauryn Smith

November 28, 2011

Organizations across the country are taking action in the aftermath of the Pennsylvania State University sex scandal.One such organization, the Chicago Children’s Advocacy Center, is attempting to raise awareness of how to prevent child sexual abuse. The nonprofit organization is conducting bi-monthly media receptions in hopes of gaining support for CCAC’s mission.The Penn State scandal has reminded people that sexual a...

Campus safety called into question

By Editorial Board

September 13, 2010

On Sept. 2, there was an attempted robbery of a Columbia employee in the lobby of 218 S. Wabash Ave. Bernadette McMahon, the associate vice president and chief information officer of Information Technology, was approached by two men who reached into her backpack. The men ran off, and nothing was reported stolen. The incident was an alarming threat to campus safety that we understand Columbia is taking seriously.Columbia leases f...

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