Five College Consortium

Five College Risk Management

Managing Risk: Resources

The Five College RIsk Management office has complied the resources below to help the Five College community better manage their own risks as well as maintain safer and healthier professional lives. Please note that any opinions expressed below are not necessarily the opionions of this office or that of the Consortium.

New resources will be added as appropriate.

Parking & Driving on Campus

A presentation by the Risk Management Office 

Remember to also check out Staying Safe on Campus, courtesy of the shared police departments of Mount Holyoke, Hampshire, and Smith Colleges.

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(Full Parking & Driving on Campus page)

Everyday cybercrime -- and what you can do about it

TED Talk by James Lyne

"How do you pick up a malicious online virus, the kind of malware that snoops on your data and taps your bank account? Often, it's through simple things you do each day without thinking twice. James Lyne reminds us that it's not only the NSA that's watching us, but ever-more-sophisticated cybercriminals, who exploit both weak code and trusting human nature..." (Read more at

More Resources

  • The Dangers of Distracted Driving - learn more about the laws, regulations, and statistics surrounding driver safety and the consequences of distracted driving.
  • Why Do We Sleep? - a Ted Talk by Russell Foster explaining the importance of sleep, some tips on how to make every night's sleep more effective, restful, and healthy, and the dangers of sleep deprivation on our personal and professional lives.