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DHI Connextions Locks Down School Safety

School security was a major focus at last week’s DHI Connextions conference and trade show in Baltimore, underlined by a powerful keynote address from the mother of a child killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School in 2012. Michele Gay, the … Continue reading

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Schools Focus on Glass after Parkland Shooting

As a result of tragedies such as those that occurred at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., and the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Conn., some school administrators and parents look at glass as a possible protector … Continue reading

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Newtown Seeks Dismissal of Lawsuit Involving Glass Safety Measures

The Town of Newtown, Conn., and its board of education are seeking the dismissal of a pending wrongful death lawsuit filed against them by the estates of two children killed in the 2012 Sandy Hook School shooting. The lawsuit claims … Continue reading

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A Sense of Engagement: Architects Discuss School Design

Inside the halls of what will become the new Sandy Hook Elementary School two stories of glass will help provide students and faculty a connection to the outdoors and to nature. No one expected that much glass, according to Julia … Continue reading

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Lessons from Sandy Hook a Year Later

As the one-year anniversary of the school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Conn., approaches, those in the glazing industry say the devastating event has impacted the industry. According to several experts, the types of requests for safety and … Continue reading

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