Campus Firewatch Information Sheet

Quick stats on fatal campus-related fires Campus Firewatch Information Sheet

Western Kentucky University student killed in off-campus fire

Third  fatal fire of the 2014/2015 academic year  Read More

Boston Globe launches three-part investigation series “Shadow Campus” about off-campus housing in Boston

Series focuses on the issues relating to the large off-campus housing market in Boston. Part 1, which appeared on Sunday, 5/4, includes details on the two fires on Linden Street that killed one BU student and serious injured another. Read the series and watch the videos here.

The Alarming Truth film launched

The Alarming Truth, a short film that was written, filmed and produced by students, tells of the impact of an off-campus fatal fire. It is available for free download, along with a Screening Guide and much more at  You can also follow us on Twitter @alarmingtruth or #alarmingtruth

Four out of five campus-related fire deaths happen off-campus

Last fatal fire in a residence hall or Greek housing was 2006. Read More

9 Fires documentary

This is the story of nine campus-related fires, including two in Boston and Brookline, that broke out over three weeks in January and February 2012 at campuses across the nation that shows “the rest of the story.”  Watch and download the video from the Minger Foundation.