New Advocacy Campaign Calls for Banning Facial Recognition on College Campuses.
JANUARY 22, 2020
Indeed, last week saw the launch of “ Ban Facial Recognition on Campus ,” a nationwide campaign from the nonprofit advocacy organizations Fight for the Future and Students for Sensible Drug Policy. These advocacy efforts in K-12 schools, she adds, may have influenced the new college campaign. Some institutions of higher ed can track students through their use of WiFi or mobile phones and by encouraging (or requiring) them to use student ID cards to swipe into events.