UMass Amherst Investigates Racist Emails

Robert LilesCyber Bullying and Online Harassment

Universities have long been places meant to educate, to allow the free exchange of ideas, to provide a means for students to invest in their futures, and to provide a welcoming community. This is a period in many people’s lives to broaden their horizons, venture outside their comfort zones, and progress through a period of personal growth. Higher education can … Read More

Instagram Expands Policy on Banning Self-Harm Content

Laura BednarCyber Bullying and Online Harassment

Instagram Harmful Content Ban

Everything is not what it seems, especially in the world of the internet. Phishing attacks are emails or websites that appear to be legitimate but are fronts created by cybercriminals to steal your information. Victims are lured in by a link, attachment, or other plug-in and once you click, the security of your system is compromised. Cracking Down on Content … Read More