03 août 2018

Damages, Damages

HomeBy Colleen Flaherty. Federal jury says a professor of business at Columbia retaliated against a former junior faculty member when she complained of harassment. Columbia is liable for retaliation on his behalf. More...

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02 août 2018

Application Increases Follow Title IX Investigations

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. More women and more men apply, and more enroll, after an inquiry becomes public. More...

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#MeToo in higher education: the problem with the love of power

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "hepi"Let’s start by making one thing clear: academics are not special. Yes, we may have hard-won qualifications; many of us may have become experts in our respective fields; and we may indeed be thought of as eccentric compared to the rest of the population; but being ‘quirky’ and ‘different’ in this respect certainly does not mean we have a special status from everyone else and are free to operate above the law. More...

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01 août 2018

Lawrence University sued over campus sex assault procedures

University Business Magazine logoA Lawrence University student has sued the institution, alleging it allowed a sexually aggressive student to remain on campus, despite repeated complaints about him, until months after she reported to police that he had raped her. More...

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31 juillet 2018

College sports doctors under new scrutiny amid scandals

University Business Magazine logoAllegations of sexual abuse carried out over decades by team physicians at Michigan State and Ohio State are sending ripples through university athletics departments, with some schools exploring whether more oversight is needed for figures in such powerful positions. More...

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Are universities finally moving towards their #MeToo moment?

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianThe next step in eradicating sexism from science is for colleagues to start calling out harassment when they see it. More...

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29 juillet 2018

University students aren’t reporting sexual assault, and new guidelines don’t address why

The ConversationGuidelines for how universities should respond to student sexual assault and sexual harassment released late last week fail to address the reason so many students don’t actually report their experiences. More...

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24 juillet 2018

Utah State Settles With Rape Survivor for $250,000

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Utah State University has settled with a former student who was raped on campus for a quarter of a million dollars and agreed to a number of changes to its sexual assault policies. More...

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When Jurisdiction Matters in Campus Rape

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Student at one university says he was sexually assaulted on his campus by student from another university, which found the accused responsible -- twice -- but declined to punish him. More...

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#MeToo at an Evangelical Institution

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Professor at Taylor University has stepped down after accusations he kissed a former advisee and inappropriately touched other women. Many are frustrated that the university received ongoing complaints dating back 14 years and found some of them valid, but never removed him. More...

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