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Amherst College Rape

'Thank You for Sharing'

Angie Epifano | Posted 01.23.2014 | College
Angie Epifano

I have talked to dozens of Amherst Survivors who prove that my story is not unique. But that is not what many administrations across the county want non-Survivors to know; they want to make sure that Survivors appear to be unique, isolated and crazed.

Will Amherst Give Frats The Boot?

The Huffington Post/UMass-Amherst | Hannah Cohen & Lindsay Poole | Posted 06.04.2013 | College

This article, written by investigative journalism students at the University of Massachusetts, is presented as part of a larger series addressing issu...

The 'Gray Area' Of Rapes On College Campuses

William McGuinness | Posted 04.22.2013 | College
William McGuinness

HuffPost College has partnered with the investigative journalism class at the University of Massachusetts to report on open claims of sexual violence on colleges and universities, and how the institutions are responding to them.

Shame and Pride at Amherst College

Laurence Pevsner | Posted 01.19.2013 | College
Laurence Pevsner

I would like to suggest that there is reason to be ashamed of Amherst College, and a reason to be ashamed of ourselves. But I would also like to argue that, in our response, we have something to be proud of.

Amherst Student's Suicide Note Points Blame At College Administration

The Huffington Post | William McGuinness | Posted 11.14.2012 | College

Editor’s note: HuffPost College is reprinting parts of a suicide note left by an Amherst College student named Trey Malone, who killed himself when ...

Tyler Kingkade

Personal Account Of Campus Rape Inspires Other Women To Come Forward

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 01.23.2014 | College

A woman's deeply personal op-ed detailing her experience of rape at Amherst College has moved women at other universities to speak out about their own...

Students Who Speak Up Can Make a Difference

Esta Soler | Posted 12.26.2012 | College
Esta Soler

As a student, you may feel like your school's policies and programs regarding sexual violence are largely out of your hands. They're not. I know this because I've seen a campus completely transform its sexual violence resources because of pressure from students.

Amherst Plans Independent Review Of Sexual Assault Policies

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 01.23.2014 | College

The Amherst College Board of Trustees on Saturday promised to act swiftly to combat a campus culture criticized as misogynistic and sexist and to righ...