The National Center for Biomedical Research and Training affirmed in 2009 that “college and university campuses have become a part of the front line in preventing, deterring, and responding to violent incidents and criminal acts.” At some point in their careers, all chief executive officers in higher education institutions can anticipate a call from a public safety unit concerning an urgent campus-based crisis. The emergency will require university administrators to make quick decisions, take bold actions, and share knowledge with other department supervisors regarding crisis management. All appropriate departmental personnel will be expected to share in the management of the…