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Colleges Are Already Screwing Up New Campus Safety Law

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 11.25.2014 | Politics

Colleges have to count more types of incidents as hate crimes and disclose the number of dating violence, domestic violence and stalking reports they ...

Sexual Assault Will Not Be Solved by Public Relations

Sofie Karasek | Posted 12.15.2014 | College
Sofie Karasek

After survivors filed federal Title IX and Clery Act complaints against UC Berkeley for sweeping cases under the rug to the U.S. DOE, spearheaded state and federal legislation and created a national dialogue about campus sexual assault, how does UC Berkeley respond? By hiring a few people, making a website and creating posters.

Tyler Kingkade

Colleges Are Reporting More Sexual Assaults, And That's A Great Sign

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.12.2014 | College

Earlier this month, colleges and universities nationwide released their annual campus crime reports, and the good news is that many schools accused of...

Tyler Kingkade

Johns Hopkins Admits It Failed By Not Disclosing Gang Rape Investigation

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.02.2014 | College

Johns Hopkins University made a mistake when it failed to tell the campus that local police were investigating an alleged gang rape at a fraternity, t...

In Annual Statistics, Most Colleges Claim Zero Reported Sex Offenses

Adam Goldstein | Posted 11.30.2014 | College
Adam Goldstein

If the Obama administration is serious about preventing sexual assault on campus, it has to start by actually enforcing the minimal requirement that the colleges attempt to count the number of students brave enough to speak out about the crimes they've experienced.

ISU Warned It Was Out Of Compliance With Campus Crime Laws

Des Moines Register | Posted 09.03.2014 | College

Iowa State University was out of compliance with federal law for years because of the limited way students were informed about sexual assaults and oth...

College Presidents Must Lead On Sexual Assault

Patricia McGuire | Posted 11.01.2014 | College
Patricia McGuire

Haven't we fought for several centuries to overcome such disempowering stereotypes about the inherent fragility of women in college?

Why Colleges and Universities Should Be Worried About Campus Sexual Assault Investigations

Shanlon Wu | Posted 10.25.2014 | College
Shanlon Wu

The storm of criticism, investigations and lawsuits arising from the campus sexual assault crisis suggests that this is a critical opportunity for colleges and universities to self-examine the weaknesses in the existing systems of prevention and investigation of sexual assaults.

Tyler Kingkade

What Happened When A Student Told Her Campus Health Center She Was Sexually Assaulted

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 08.19.2014 | College

NEW YORK -- Pace University forced the victim of an alleged sexual assault into an investigation, found the alleged rapist not responsible without say...

Tyler Kingkade

Dartmouth To Face Second Federal Investigation

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 08.06.2014 | College

Dartmouth College confirmed to HuffPost on Wednesday that it is the subject of a second federal review relating to sexual assaults and other crimes on...

Tyler Kingkade

New Bill Would Shed Daylight On Schools Under Investigation For Sexual Violence

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 08.01.2014 | College

If a new bipartisan bill is enacted, the public may learn of even more colleges and universities facing federal scrutiny for possibly underreporting s...

Think College Costs Too Much? Thank the Government.

Dr. Arthur F. Kirk, Jr. | Posted 08.24.2014 | College
Dr. Arthur F. Kirk, Jr.

I am not going to argue that a four-year college education isn't expensive. It is. I won't argue that its return on investment makes it worthwhile, although it surely does. I also cannot argue that increasing the number of administrators doesn't increase the cost of a higher education. It does.

Tyler Kingkade

College Administrators Want Betters Rules On When To Issue Campus Sexual Assault Alerts

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.24.2014 | College

WASHINGTON -- A discussion on campus sexual assault hosted by Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) Monday revealed disagreement between college administrator...

Obama Administration Calls For Better College Stats On Dating Violence

AP | By KIMBERLY HEFLING | Posted 08.19.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration wants colleges and universities to compile statistics on stalking, dating violence and domestic violence ...

Sex Talk...Part 2

Elaine Williams | Posted 08.03.2014 | College
Elaine Williams

In an earlier post, I wrote about when I first started speaking on college campuses it was about addictions: eating, drug, and alcohol. Later on, my agents had asked if could talk about sexual assaults too and I said: "If it will help anyone else, Yes."

Tyler Kingkade

Ivy League School Faces Federal Complaint For Allowing Rapist Back On Campus

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 05.22.2014 | College

A federal complaint filed Thursday against Brown University accuses the Ivy League school of violating the law by failing to expel a student the insti...

Tyler Kingkade

University Faces Federal Complaint For Hiding Gang Rape Report

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 05.15.2014 | College

A professor has asked the U.S. Department of Education to review whether the University of Oregon is violating laws governing sexual assault on campus...

Tyler Kingkade

Johns Hopkins University To Review Why It Kept Quiet About Gang Rape Report

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 05.02.2014 | College

Johns Hopkins University said Friday it will commission an independent review of the school's response to an alleged fraternity house gang rape, which...

Most Colleges Got a D+ or Worse on Sexual Assault Policy. Here's How They Can Change That.

Selena Shen | Posted 06.21.2014 | College
Selena Shen

What does it look like for campuses to have comprehensive, survivor-oriented sexual assault policies? There are key steps to creating safer campuses.

Tyler Kingkade

Bipartisan Group Demands More Transparency In College Investigations

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 04.21.2014 | College

In a letter released Monday, a bipartisan group of senators called on the White House task force on college sexual assault to adopt three reforms aime...

Why Using Campus Security Stats to Rank Colleges Won't Work

Annie E. Clark | Posted 06.18.2014 | College
Annie E. Clark

As I told the mother interested in sending her daughter to a "safe school," families should look at the written and practiced policies at an institution.

Virginia Tech Finally Pays Federal Fine

AP | STEVE SZKOTAK | Posted 04.16.2014 | College

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Tech has paid federal fines for its actions on the morning of April 16, 2007, when a lone gunman killed 32 people on t...

Tyler Kingkade

Senators Call For Millions To Enforce College Sexual Assault Laws

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 04.04.2014 | College

Sens. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) have put aside their differences on military sexual assault reform to turn their attent...

Tyler Kingkade

These Colleges Arrest The Most Students For Alcohol And Drugs

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 03.26.2014 | College

The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse has more on-campus alcohol arrests per capita than any other large university in the country, and the State Univ...

Tyler Kingkade

Nearly All College Presidents Think Their School Handles Sexual Assault Just Fine, Thank You

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 03.07.2014 | College

Despite an unprecedented wave of federal complaints accusing universities of mishandling sexual assault on campus, a vast majority of college presiden...