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Recent study regarding NIU’s safety is not credible

Recent study regarding NIU's safety is not credible

Dave Thomas

April 20, 2011

"Did you hear that NIU is one of the 10 most dangerous schools in the country?" I've had a few people ask me this over the past couple of weeks. In light of the April 5 shooting of NIU linebacker Devon Butler, I can see how this designation stands out. We talk about it as if it were the "Eureka" moment. ...