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On Campus Sexual Violence

Safety and Security: Not Just for College Students

Patricia McGuire | Posted 08.30.2015 | College
Patricia McGuire

Colleges and universities are soft targets for legislators; it doesn't take much moral courage for a Senator to beat up on a university that allows a predatory quarterback or arrogant frat boys to get away with horrible offenses against women. Shame on the university presidents who have looked the other way.

Ways to Take Action to End Sexual Assault

Mallory Gricoskie | Posted 06.06.2015 | Impact
Mallory Gricoskie

Preventing sexual violence takes all of us, working together in big and small ways to create a culture of safety and respect on college campuses and beyond. It's time to act.

Women Don't Feel As Safe As Men On College Campuses

The Huffington Post | Nina Friend | Posted 06.26.2014 | College

Women feel less safe on college campuses than their male counterparts, according to a recent Chegg survey. The survey found 43 percent of female s...

At Harvard, Sex Assault Victims Wonder If Their School Really Protects Them

The Harvard Crimson | REINA A.E. GATTUSO and JESSICA C. SALLEY | Posted 01.23.2014 | College

This article is presented in partnership with the Harvard Crimson and is part of a larger series addressing issues related to campus sexual assault. ...

The "R" Word: Why Do Colleges Struggle With Talking About Rape?

Andrea Pino | Posted 01.23.2014 | College
Andrea Pino

Within the realm of higher education, our society struggles to understand that sexual violence happens not just at other universities, but at our universities.

U.S. Senate Stands Poised to Extend the Violence Against Women Act's Protections to College and University Campuses

S. Daniel Carter | Posted 06.16.2012 | College
S. Daniel Carter

The United States Senate is expected to vote soon on reauthorizing the bipartisan Violence Against Women Act. This measure will extend many important programs, and for the first time specifically extend protections to all college campus communities.

Circle Of 6 App: Stop Sexual Violence On Campus and Off Before it Happens

Soraya Chemaly | Posted 06.02.2012 | Technology
Soraya Chemaly

An iphone application, Circle of 6, launched today. The app, the winner of the White House's "Apps Against Abuse" technology challenge, allows users to easily reach a group of six trusted friends.