Take the PledgeThe last textBulletin Board and Program Idea Resident Assistant Western Connecticut State University Featured Institution Submitted by Maribeth Griffin Director of Residential Programs and Staff
Note from editor This board has been done by RAs all across the world in different ways. The car and huge screens with text messages in the center catches the attention of students. The board offers information about: How many drivers are impacted by texting? How much more likely are teens and young adults likely to get in an accident because of texting? What was the last text that students sent or read just before getting in a tragic car accident? Photos of those who died because of texting while driving Introduction of The Pledge not to Text While Driving. Encouragement to not text and drive: Don’t let this be your last text! A speaker or a panel could be added to this information to turn it into an interesting educational program.