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"Grounds Improvements For a Safe Campus Environment"
Author: Leback, Tom, and Jay Klingel
Published In: Proceedings of the 1995 Educational Conference
Date: 1995

Presentation at APPA's 82nd Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Discusses how the University of Virginia is designing and implementing grounds improvement projects with safety, as well as traditional values of aesthetics, in mind after experiencing a growing occurrence of assaults.  Describes isolation, surveillance, circulation, and lighting as factors in campus safety and discusses safety criteria in relation to set design standards.  Covers the importance of landscape design and maintenance in adding to the actual and perceived levels of grounds safety. 

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