Education and Prevention Programs Informational programs are held throughout the academic year dealing with issues of safety and security for all students. Campus Safety is honored to be a part of the educational endeavors across campus. The programs are provided by various departments including Campus Safety, Student Activities, Student Affairs, Residence Life, and student clubs/organizations. Examples of programming topics are Alcohol and drug abuse, driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, texting while driving, sexual assault, bystander education and campus policy meetings with all students. Programming is based upon the concept of wellness in mind, body and spirit. At Mount Aloysius College, wellness is guided by the values of mercy, hospitality, justice, service and respect. Students are challenged to develop leadership skills, become caring community members, and pursue their chosen vocation. Programs and events are offered throughout the year, and students are encouraged to become involved in planning and conducting these. Mount Aloysius College engages in comprehensive educational programming to prevent domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault and stalking. Educational programming consists of primary prevention and awareness programs for all incoming students and new employees and ongoing awareness and prevention campaigns for the campus community that: a. Identifies domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault and stalking as prohibited conduct; b. Defines what behavior constitutes domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking; c. Defines what behavior and actions constitute consent to sexual activity in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania; d. Provides safe and positive options for bystander intervention that may be carried out by an individual to prevent harm or intervene when there is a risk of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, or stalking against a person other than the bystander; e. Provides information on risk reduction so that students and employees may recognize warning signs of abusive behavior and how to minimize the risk of potential attacks; f. Provides an overview of information contained in the Annual Security Report in compliance with the Clery Act. In addition, the College has programs about crime prevention, alcohol awareness and drug prevention. The College has the following programs in place:
EduRisk programs were offered on the Web for both Alcohol and Sexual Assault EveryChoice for Sexual Assault was offered to all new students on the website 360 Proof Alcohol Education to all new students Step Up Program Bob Hall Non Violent Sexuality Orientation E check up to go violators Campus Hearing Board Training RA Training Lollanobooza a program where clubs join a mocktail contest; DUI impairment goggles are used with a golf cart course; PA Liquor Control Enforcement provides :Choices: information; PA DOT provides impaired driving interactive screens Self Defense Programs provided on demand for small groups Information provided during Faculty Development Days
Speakers to address issues of sexual and gender violence Program pertaining to crime prevention and fire safety are presented to all new employees, all freshman at orientation, all residents at an annual policy meeting and through presentations requested throughout the semester.