Boston blasts prompt review of campus security

As updates trickled out of Boston, Owen Yardley, chief of police at the University of Nebraska at Lincoln, and colleagues around the country discussed plans to step up security at commencements and other large-scale events they help oversee, writes Brad Wolverton for The Chronicle of Higher Education.

Meanwhile, college presidents and other campus leaders responsible for ensuring safety at events have notified faculty members, students and others to remain vigilant as law-enforcement authorities continued to search for clues about who may have been responsible for the deadly attacks.
Full report on The Chronicle of Higher Education site