New policy crafted to protect youths on campusNov 15th, 2012 | By tfedderson2 | Category: 2012, Campus News, Issue, Nov. 15
UNL has created a “Youth Activity Safety Policy.” The policy is designed to protect the safety of youth on campus while providing a safe, educational and enjoyable activity/program experience for all participants.
The policy provides minimum specific guidelines for activities sponsored by UNL or held on a UNL campus.
Access the new policy and a frequently asked questions list at http://go.unl.edu/83g.
Nebraska statutes require that individuals must report child abuse and neglect, including sexual assault, to law enforcement or the Department of Health and Human Services. Law enforcement officials are required to notify DHHS on all incidents reported to them. University employees and students are encouraged to notify UNL Police at 402-472-2222 immediately when these situations are suspected.