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Ending the Culture of Silence: How Technology Can Improve Reporting of Sexual Assault

Yasmin Green | Posted 09.21.2015 | Technology
Yasmin Green

Once you start to think about the challenges that victims of sexual assault face when they try to get help, you may better understand why fewer than 10 percent of victims end up reporting the crimes. But a simple technology tool promises to make it easier to protect victims and end the culture of silence around sexual assault.

Tyler Kingkade

Here's The First College To Adopt Callisto, A New Rape Reporting System | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 05.28.2015 | College

The University of San Francisco announced today it will become the first higher education institution to implement Callisto, a new online reporting sy...

Tyler Kingkade

New System Seen As 'Promising' Alternative To Mandatory Reporting Of Campus Sexual Assaults | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 02.06.2015 | College

Sexual assault victim advocates who are pushing against a mandatory reporting bill in Virginia are paying closer attention to a "promising" new third-...

Life at the SETI Institute: Paul Estrada -- From Dust to Planets

SETI Institute | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
SETI Institute

By Gail Jacobs If planets are a dime a dozen, moons are less than a penny each. There are at least 139 moons just within our own solar system. Most o...

Torsten Krol's The Dolphin People: A Great Utopian Parable for Our Savage Times

Anis Shivani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Anis Shivani

Torsten Krol's Callisto was the single best fictional expose of homeland paranoia in America in the age of terrorism. The Dolphin People -- has even larger fish to fry.

Announcing the Death of the Post-9/11 Novel

Anis Shivani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Anis Shivani

Novelists didn't have to think much in the way of plot. 9/11 happened before, during, or after, to change everything (as Bush and Ashcroft had it, the world changed, nothing was the same after 9/11).

The 10 Best Books of 2009

Anis Shivani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Anis Shivani

Anis Shivani picks his top 10 books for 2009.