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us journalism students should undergo anti-overdose training


by learning how to respond to an overdose, we can better understand the crisis we will be covering - and save lives.






fresno state university professor, gregory thatcher, to pay $17,000 and undergo


a fresno state university professor will pay $17,000 and undergo first amendment training by alliance defending freedom attorneys as part of a legal settlement after he instructed students from his class to join him in defacing and erasing a pro-life student group’s sidewalk chalk messages. on friday, a federal court issued an order, agreed to by […]






idaho lawmakers undergo anti-harassment training


boise, idaho (ap) — idaho lawmakers are undergoing anti-harassment training following the wave of sexual misconduct allegations across state legislatures, businesses and entertainment industry. senate president pro tem brent hill said tuesday he would consider the training valuable even if prevents just one person from experiencing unwanted and unwelcomed attention from another person. state lawmakers […]






nassau towns offer opioid overdose training to all staff


as long island's opioid crisis persists, municipalities are boosting preventive measures and have increasingly turned to training all staff in how to administer narcan, a drug used to reverse an overdose.






nassau towns offer opioid overdose training to all staff


as long island's opioid crisis persists, municipalities are boosting preventive measures and have increasingly turned to training all staff in how to administer narcan, a drug used to reverse an opioid overdose.






accused bismarck high school teacher must undergo training


bismarck, n.d. (ap) — a bismarck century high school teacher accused of inappropriate behavior will be required to undergo professional development training in classroom ethics and sexual harassment training. the bismarck tribune reports social studies teacher gregg schmidt was placed on paid administrative leave last november pending an investigation, which was completed last week. schmidt […]






just days after training, st. paul cop saves overdose victim's life


what started as traffic stop turned into chance to save drug overdose victim.






teacher who made lynching comment will undergo training


mason, ohio (ap) — a white teacher in ohio who admitted to telling a black student he would be lynched by his classmates if he didn’t get back to work will have to undergo sensitivity training. according to mason school officials, renee thole admitted to making the comment to the student in december. a formal […]






utah lawmakers pass lobbyist harassment training bill


salt lake city (ap) — utah lawmakers are approving a proposal to require lobbyists to undergo annual anti-harassment training in order to be licensed to lobby at the state capitol. the plan that passed the utah house with a 58-11 vote on tuesday now goes to the state senate for consideration. it comes as waves […]






house to vote next week on required anti-harassment training


washington (ap) — the house will vote next week on requiring anti-harassment and anti-discrimination training for all members and their staffs. speaker paul ryan said earlier this month that the training would be required, but lawmakers say in a statement friday that a vote on the bipartisan resolution to mandate training is expected next week. […]






harassment training for utah lobbyists clears committee


salt lake city (ap) — a legislative panel has advanced a bill that would require all utah lobbyists to undergo annual anti-harassment training in order to be licensed to lobby at the state capitol. an interim committee rejected the proposal in november. but the deseret news reports the house government operations committee sent it to […]






former students, workers accuse northwestern journalism professor of misconduct


ten former students and employees of northwestern university’s journalism school are publicly accusing a prominent professor of persistent harassment, misconduct and bullying over the past decade. the group wrote an open letter wednesday listing numerous complaints against alec klein, a professor...






nassau towns offer opioid overdose training to all staff


town officials and drug treatment advocates say training all municipal employees on the use of narcan can save more lives.






chicago police lay out ambitious annual training plans for its 12,000 officers


beginning next year, every chicago cop will undergo hours of training each year, the first regular training for many since graduating from the police academy as new recruits. the ambitious plan laid out by the police department on thursday calls for the training to expand to 40 hours a year for...






former students, workers from medill program accuse northwestern journalism prof


ten former students and employees of northwestern university’s journalism school are publicly accusing a prominent professor of persistent harassment, misconduct and bullying over the past decade. the group wrote an open letter wednesday listing numerous complaints against alec klein, a professor...






sheriff: all first responders in hennepin county will be equipped with anti-over


it’s part of an effort to curb rising overdose deaths in the county.






sheriff: all first responders in hennepin county will be equipped with anti-over


it’s part of an effort to curb rising overdose deaths in the county.






college to offer sensitivity training after anti-lgbt flyer


cleveland (ap) — cleveland state university says it will create an advisory committee and offer more sensitivity training after officials were criticized for their response to a flyer that urged lgbt students to kill themselves. the school said friday in a statement that its initial response had been “inadequate” and left students and staff feeling […]






missouri senate boosts training on sexual harassment


jefferson city, mo. (ap) — the missouri senate has updated its sexual harassment policy to require more frequent training for lawmakers and staff. until recently, the senate had required members and staff to undergo sexual harassment training only once, upon taking office. the new policy will require that initial training to occur within 30 days […]






house to adopt mandatory anti-sexual harassment training


speaker paul ryan said tuesday that the house will require anti-harassment and anti-discrimination training for all members and their staffs. the announcement came just hours after a hearing in which two female lawmakers spoke about sexual misconduct involving sitting members of congress.






fox & friends attacks t-shirts promoting ‘journalism matters’ for ‘cashing in on


fox news accused newspapers of “cashing in on anti-president trump rhetoric” for selling t-shirts that promote journalism. during tuesday morning’s fox & friends program, newsreader heather childers reported that the washington post is selling a shirt with the slogan “de...






northwestern journalism professor accused of misconduct takes leave of absence


a northwestern university journalism professor accused of misconduct by former students and employees this week is taking a leave of absence from the university, school officials said thursday. alec klein, a professor in the medill school of journalism, will step away from his posts teaching investigative...






kansas governor to require annual sexual harassment training


all employees and interns working for kansas executive branch agencies will be required to undergo annual sexual harassment training, new gov. jeff colyer announced monday.






first female students land at camp pendleton for marine combat training


the first wave of female students landed tuesday at camp pendleton’s marine combat training course, an influx expected to grow to 1,700 annually. the recent graduates of marine corps recruit depot parris island will be the first enlisted female students to learn basic battlefield skills at what’s...






competency training for man accused of killing flamingo


tampa, fla. (ap) — a florida judge has ruled a man accused of killing a flamingo at busch gardens must undergo in-home competency training before the animal cruelty case against him can continue. the tampa bay times (https://goo.gl/avmkzq) reports hillsborough circuit judge tom barber ordered the training at a hearing wednesday for 45-year-old joseph corrao. […]






vail police officer uses narcan to save woman dying of heroin overdose


vail -- memorial day was memorable for a woman whose life was saved when a police officer administered two doses of an anti-overdose medication.






how a journalism class is teaching middle schoolers to fight fake news


by ed madison, assistant professor of journalism, university of oregon. research last year out of stanford university revealed that students – from middle schoolers to undergraduates – are easily duped by false information they find online. the study goes on to describe this as “dismaying,” “bleak” ...






s. korean pop singer released from hospital after overdose


popular south korean singer t.o.p. was released from a seoul hospital friday after being treated for an overdose of anti-anxiety pills.






facing pressure, house oks anti-harassment training


pressured to respond to burgeoning sexual misconduct allegations, the house easily approved a bipartisan measure wednesday requiring annual anti-harassment training for lawmakers and aides after a debate that rang with lawmakers' own accounts of such episodes.






training to help people spot, respond to opioid overdoses


lisle, ill. (ap) — officials in suburban chicago are teaming up to offer free training on how to spot and respond to an opioid overdose. the lisle-woodridge fire district and the dupage narcan program have scheduled the training session for saturday. people who complete it will receive a free dose of narcan, a drug that […]






court officer with narcan training stops overdose at courthouse


a man who is believed to have overdosed on drugs at a central islip courthouse wednesday was revived thanks to a court officer with narcan training.






students give mixed reviews for sexual misconduct training


albuquerque, n.m. (ap) — the university of new mexico’s sexual misconduct prevention training has garnered mixed reviews from students, but a majority says it has had some benefit. the albuquerque journal reports the university’s status report to the u.s. department of justice shows more than 75 percent of students say they better understood sexual assault […]






doctors, providers to receive opioid prescribing training


caribou, maine (ap) — a medical group is offering free trainings for those who prescribe opioid medication. a 2016 state law that addressed the opioid drug abuse crisis set education and training standards for opioid prescribers. the maine medical association is holding a training session in caribou on wednesday evening. maine saw 376 drug overdose […]






students sue university over their anti-abortion display


cincinnati (ap) — university students have sued their ohio school over an anti-abortion protest display they wanted to set up. attorneys for alliance defending freedom filed the lawsuit this week against miami university on behalf of students for life. the lawsuit alleges miami officials violated the students’ free speech rights by effectively shutting down their […]






indiana distributing overdose antidote kits to 34 counties


indianapolis (ap) — the indiana state department of health says 95 first responder agencies in 34 rural counties will receive opioid overdose antidote kits. the agency announced wednesday it’s awarding $127,000 in funding to provide nearly 3,400 naloxone kits and training to the first responders. it says the funding comes from a $3.2 million federal […]