Department of Public Safety Investigating Jan. 28 Bias Incident

January 30, 2020

The Department of Public Safety (DPS) is actively investigating the discovery of racist graffiti using language that is derogatory to African Americans and Asian individuals on the backside of a vending machine in Day Hall. The discovery was made on Tuesday, Jan. 28. There is no additional information at this time.

The Department of Public Safety continues to actively investigate the series of bias incidents that occurred on campus in the fall semester. And, thanks to the generosity of a concerned donor, a reward is available for those who provide information that leads to the identification of a responsible individual.

If you have information about this incident or others, please call the DPS at 315.443.2224. If you would like to anonymously report NON-EMERGENCY information for DPS, you can use the Silent Witness tool. To report a bias incident or to receive support, visit the Stop Bias website.