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Amherst College Sexual Assault

Tyler Kingkade

Judge Won't Stop Amherst College Sexual Assault Hearing | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 07.28.2014 | College

A federal judge on Monday declined to block Amherst College from holding a hearing to adjudicate a five-year-old sexual assault allegation. U.S. Di...

Tyler Kingkade

Amherst College Sexual Assault Policies Treat Alleged Rapists Better Than Laptop Thieves | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 01.25.2014 | College

A few months after Angie Epifano accused Amherst College of failing her as a rape victim, the school president travelled from Massachusetts to Alabama...

'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.

Amherst College's Reform Strategy

Elizabeth Geffre | Posted 06.04.2013 | College
Elizabeth Geffre

In response to the scrutiny that Amherst College has undergone in the media, they've found it necessary to bring about a new reform to the way they handle sexual misconduct on campus.

Amherst Investigation Finds Failure In Response To Sexual Violence

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 01.23.2014 | College

Amherst College failed to provide adequate support to student victims of sexual violence, according to the findings of an investigation released Wedne...

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.

Tyler Kingkade

LOOK: Sexual Assault Survivors Speak Out In Photo Series | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 01.23.2014 | College

Students at Amherst College have put pressure on administrators over how their school handles reports of sexual assaults, as several first-person acco...

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 ...

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...