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New door locks installed on campus

The door of Knobview Hall, room 207, is one of many doors in Knobview that have had new thumb locks installed.

Kristin Kennedy and Katie Casper

February 4, 2016

Any time a lockdown happens to occur on campus, the IU Notify emergency alert system allows students, faculty and staff to receive text, call and e-mail alerts regarding the lockdown and appropriate safety procedures, according to the IU Notify sign-up webpage. Staying locked and hidden in classrooms are among the instructions IU Notify gives during a lockdown. Des...

Campus lockdown leads to new door locks

New thumb locks will be added to classroom doors in the coming weeks.

Joel Stinnett, Staff Reporter

September 21, 2015

A little more than a year ago, on a rainy September afternoon, a report of an armed individual on campus sent IU Southeast into lockdown mode. On September 11, 2014, a student reported to campus police that someone had what appeared to be part of a gun sticking out of his camouflage backpack. Officials...