• Nation’s largest teachers unions call to end active shooter drills over fears they’re traumatizing students

    (CNN) — Since Columbine, active shooter drills have become an increasingly normalized practice in schools. During the 2015-2016 school year, for example, about 95% of schools drilled students on lockdown procedure, according to a report from the US Department of Education. But on the other end of the spectrum, some psychologists have said these practices can be traumatizing for students depending […]

  • Columbine High School shooting survivor Austin Eubanks dead at 37

    Austin Eubanks, a Columbine High School shooting survivor who traveled the country sharing his story of fighting addiction in order to help others especially after trauma, died in Colorado over the weekend, his family said. He was 37. Eubanks’ family said in a statement Monday that they were “beyond shocked and saddened” and that the […]

  • Teen ‘infatuated’ with Columbine and deemed a threat is found dead

    An 18-year-old who authorities say had an “infatuation” with the 1999 Columbine High School massacre appears to have kept a journal online in which she wrote about suicide and guns, and alluded to “plans” she was making. Officials said the teen, Sol Pais of Florida, flew from Miami to Colorado earlier this week, bought a pump-action […]

  • Sacred Heart School Adds Armed Security Guards

    First it was Columbine, then Sandy Hook, and most recently Parkland. According to CNN, so far in 2018, there have already been 21 school shootings where someone was hurt or killed. And now Sacred Heart in Palm Desert is taking steps to protect its students. Principal Alan Bruzzio says, “when we built all of the buildings […]

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