The American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU) has stated that, “While police are extensively trained to deal with crises, students or university staff with concealed weapons are not ... Even with the best of intentions, armed students or employees could escalate an already explosive situation further, accidentally cause harm or use a gun in a situation that is not warranted.”
Keep Guns off Campus: Sign the Petition
I oppose any and all attempts to force colleges and universities to allow the carrying of firearms on their premises (i.e., classrooms, dormitories). Please vote NO on any legislation that would permit students and/or faculty to carry guns on campus. Our colleges should remain peaceful sanctuaries for learning.