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Uconn Rape Trail

Tyler Kingkade

University Will Attempt To Get Rid of 'Rape Trail' Nickname

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 02.10.2014 | College

The University of Connecticut announced Friday that it will try to stamp out what must be one of the worst nicknames for a campus landmark in the coun...

UConn Students Applaud 'Rape Trail' at Concert Days Before Campus Assault

Krystie Yandoli | Posted 01.23.2014 | College
Krystie Yandoli

Despite the actual assaults that have taken place there, students seemingly embrace the notorious "rape trail" as a notable part of campus culture. This doesn't just encourage rape culture; students are actively allowing problematic language and ideologies around rape culture on campus by using "rape trail" rhetoric and cheering it on.

WATCH: UConn Students Cheer For 'Rape Trail'

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 11.26.2013 | College

Students at the University of Connecticut cheered wildly after the music duo Timeflies mentioned their campus' so-called "rape trail" during a perform...