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UI will not monitor anonymous social media, despite activists push

UI will not monitor anonymous social media, despite activists push

By Imogen Lindsley

November 4, 2015

Yik Yak is an anonymous social media site that allows individuals to “get a live feed about what everyone’s saying around you.”JT But a problem occurs when the users — 95 percent of which are from colleges and universities — also receive a live feed about what everyone is saying ab...

University police’s first bomb dog dies at the age of 12

University police’s first bomb dog dies at the age of 12

By Fatima Farha

December 3, 2014

Due to their intelligence and ability to become well-trained companions, dogs are often used by the police force as a part of the K-9 Unit. The K-9 Unit is made up of dogs who have gone through proper training to perform duties that police officers cannot do, such as sniffing for bombs. One such dog,...