22 avril 2018

Colleges must confront sexual assault and sexual harassment head on

The ConversationIn the past month the National Science Foundation and a bipartisan group of U.S. senators both introduced measures that would require higher education leaders to review and report cases of sexual assault and harassment on their campuses. More...

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Universities must tackle sexual violence on and off campus

The ConversationA student-led campaign to end sexual violence at universities – Revolt Sexual Assault (RSA) – published the results of a national student survey last month. Working in collaboration with The Student Room, the findings show that 70% of female students and 26% of male students have experienced sexual violence – and almost one in ten female students have been raped at university. More...

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Cyberbullies are also victims – they need help too

The ConversationCyberbullying is very different to traditional bullying. Relationships between victims and perpetrators do not need to be physically close, they don’t need to be in the same class or even in the same school, for example. More...

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21 avril 2018

The Wrong Expert on #MeToo?

HomeBy Colleen Flaherty. Sociologist’s essay about the “gray” area of sexual consent sets off allegations of rape against him and doubts about whether he should be teaching a class on masculinities in America. More...

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20 avril 2018

Utah State Investigates Piano Program

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. Utah State University has hired an outside investigator to examine complaints about its piano program; students charge that sexist treatment and intimidation are common, and that the abuses have gone as far as sexual assault, The Salt Lake Tribune reported. More...

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Get serious about tackling sexual assault on campus

By Miriam E David. In the wake of horrendous cases of sexual abuse and harassment, the #MeToo and Time’s Up movements have shone a spotlight on how activism can work in the public arena. Clearly social media have been incredibly helpful to this international agenda of publicly recognising sexual assaults. More...

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04 avril 2018

Face au cyberharcèlement, transformer les témoins en « acteurs du changement »

l'emag de l'educationFace au cyberharcèlement, les témoins peuvent changer les choses, mais encore faut-il qu'ils osent intervenir. Selon une chercheuse, il faudrait commencer par apprendre aux jeunes à "se connaître", afin de les aider à "comprendre ce qui les empêche d'agir". Plus...

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31 mars 2018

#TimesUp on sexual harassment in higher education: #PressforProgress on #IWD2018

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "http://www.hepi.ac.uk/"Today, on International Women’s Day 2018, the UK higher education sector should be standing out as a beacon of light for progress made in opening up opportunities to women. More...

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St. Mary's College holds first sexual harassment workshop in series

University Business Magazine logoPanelists spoke on the importance of speaking out when harassed in the work place and the issue of sexual harassment training. More...

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30 mars 2018

UA committed to fighting sexual misconduct and discrimination

University Business Magazine logoColleges and universities across the United States are challenged by incidents of sexual assault, relationship violence, sexual harassment and discrimination. The University of Arizona is no different. More...

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