06 janvier 2019

Former Lehigh Student Allegedly Poisoned Roommate

HomeBy Elizabeth Redden. A former Lehigh University student faces attempted murder charges for allegedly attempting to poison his roommate, The Morning Call and Lehigh Valley Live reported. More...

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U Tennessee Knoxville Adviser on Leave for Harassment at Illinois

HomeBy Colleen Flaherty. The University of Tennessee at Knoxville put an academic adviser in the College of Architecture and Design on leave this week after it was revealed that his previous employer, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, determined that he sexually harassed female students, Knox News reported. More...

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Fearing a Colleague

HomeBy Colleen Flaherty. Professor at UC Irvine takes to Twitter to demand action on her complaint against a fellow instructor, whom she views as a harasser. More...

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The New Title IX Guidelines Benefit Survivors

HomeThey prove the rights of both parties are not mutually exclusive, argues Meg Mott, and assume that survivors deserve to be treated as functional human beings. More...

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21 décembre 2018

Institutions weigh sexual assault reporting changes

University Business Magazine logoIf you're following along with how college campuses deal with sexual misconduct, it might seem as if the landscape were built on a balance board, wobbling back and forth underfoot. More...

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Dartmouth president announces latest anti-sexual harassment plan

University Business Magazine logoThe announcement comes a month after seven current and former students in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences filed a class-action lawsuit against the school seeking $70 million. More...

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Don’t let the Trump administration undermine Title IX

University Business Magazine logoThe Education Department, in issuing its proposed Title IX regulations, appears to believe our nation’s colleges and universities have gone too far in responding to allegations of sexual harassment and sexual violence. More...

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20 décembre 2018

Female UTSA students come forward and protest against sexual assault

University Business Magazine logoForty to fifty students at the University of Texas at San Antonio chanted "change rape culture" and "We believe you" as they marched to the Student Union's annual Light the Paseo on Thursday to protest against sexual abuse occurring on college campuses. More...

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Needed update to campus sexual-harassment policy goes too far

University Business Magazine logoObama-era federal guidelines for responding to sexual harassment and assault on college and K-12 campuses clearly needed an update, but the policy proposed this month by U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos should not be adopted as drafted. More...

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18 décembre 2018

Betsy DeVos moves to strengthen the rights of the accused in campus sexual misconduct cases

University Business Magazine logoEducation Secretary Betsy DeVos unveiled sweeping changes Friday to campus sexual misconduct rules that would bolster the rights of the accused and give colleges more flexibility in how they handle Title IX cases. More...

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