24 septembre 2018

Students: 'UMBC Protects Rapists'

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Students flood Maryland-Baltimore County administration building to demand new policies around campus sexual assault. More...

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Going After Fraternities

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. An anonymous UCLA sexual assault survivor is suing Greek chapters and the council that governs them, saying they should have protected her from a rapist. More...

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Yale Publication Retracts Issue Over Sex Assault Joke

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. The Yale Rumpus, a student-run magazine, has retracted its first issue of the academic year after staffers included a joke about sexual assault. More...

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An 'Unprecedented' Direction for Title IX

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Experts say an appeals court ruling has wide implications for due process in campus sexual assault cases. More...

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Texas A&M Overhauls Sex Assault Policies

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. After complaints over its handling of sexual assault cases, Texas A&M University has overhauled its policies, making punishments for rape and other sexual misconduct much stricter. More...

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A Mole at Baylor?

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. A Baylor administrator misrepresented himself to student sexual-assault-prevention activists and fed information they shared with him back to other officials, anonymous sources allege. More...

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New policy to protect research community from harassment

The National Science Foundation in the United States has taken the next steps in its agency-wide effort to ensure the research and learning environments it supports are free from harassment, publishing a term and condition that requires awardee organisations to report findings and determinations of sexual harassment, as well as establishing a secure online portal for submitting harassment notifications, reports the National Science Foundation. More...

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Report: Title IX Rule Would Limit Liability of Colleges

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. A proposed rule dealing with campus sexual misconduct would narrow the definition of sexual harassment and only hold colleges accountable for investigating formal complaints, according to a report Wednesday in The New York Times. The Wall Street Journal separately reported details of the proposal. More...

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23 septembre 2018

Revoking Honors in the Wake of Abuse

HomeBy Emma Whitford. Roman Catholic colleges are rescinding honorary degrees and renaming buildings in response to grand jury investigation into sex abuse and cover-ups. Marquette's former president asks that building honoring him be renamed. More...

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Oberlin Professor Resigns Amid Investigation

HomeBy Emma Whitford. An Oberlin Conservatory organ professor resigned amid a Title IX investigation by the college into allegations of inappropriate sexual conduct with students, the Chronicle-Telegram reported. More...

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