Safety & Security Advisory Committee


The Safety and Security Advisory Committee advises the Director of Safety & Security and the Vice President for Business Affairs on matters related to safety and security and provides an avenue of communication for concerns and suggestions from all areas of the University. In carrying out its charge the committee shall concern itself with matters relating to delivering appropriate security services to the University community. It shall also be concerned with recommending and coordinating matters relating to campus safety which shall include issues of job safety and compliance with all federal, state, and local rules and regulations effecting safety in the work place. The committee shall review accident/injury reports, monitor trends, and recommend corrective action plans.

DSA Representative

  • Melinda Massaro

Meeting Minutes

Meeting Minutes – March 18, 2004

We received updates on south campus construction/parking progress, recent off-campus burglaries, and future parking plans.

Meeting Minutes – February 17, 2004

We discussed recent events, including the gas main fire, and south campus parking issues associated with residential and dining facilities construction.

Meeting Minutes – October 24, 2003

Introductory meeting was held – members will be surveyed to determine meeting schedule.No major business discussed.

Meeting Minutes – March 9, 2003

Discussion touched on redesign of North Halls entrance complex for Fall 2003;burglaries in Manor area and neighborhood parking in the evening; ongoing training of staff for Automated External Defibrillators; ongoing concern about terrorist potential; communication is key.

Meeting Minutes – January 15, 2003

Automated external defibrillators are installed and training is underway as planned. To enhance North Residence Halls security, a Security officer will be on duty patrolling evenings on a trial basis and fence extensions have been added to low brickwall areas … Continue reading

Meeting Minutes – November 20, 2002

Automated External Defbrillators are on order and training is being planned for relevant personnel. We discussed security issues on campus, especially in the North Residence Halls complex. SGA vice-president joined the meeting in progress and and presented his concerns. Director … Continue reading

Meeting Minutes – October 16, 2002

We met today and the following items were discussed. A.E.D units are on order as posted in last meeting minutes; issues regarding 20th street are still pending; improvements to lighting around campus and particularly between campus and Theresa Court are … Continue reading