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Survey Asking About Students' Sex Lives Is Suspended

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Svokos | Posted 09.18.2014 | College

Clemson University suspended a controversial online Title IX training program after students complained the survey wanted to know too much about their...

IX Reasons STEM Needs Title IX: Lessons From Center Court

Janine Ingram | Posted 09.16.2014 | Impact
Janine Ingram

In the same way Title IX completely changed the landscape for girls in sports -- it's time for a full-court press on Girls in STEM -- science, technology, engineering and math. Past myths and stereotypes surrounding girls' participation in sports are still applied to STEM today.

Tyler Kingkade

U.S. Ends Ohio State Gender Bias Review Without A Conclusion

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 09.18.2014 | College

The U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights announced Thursday it was ending a four-year review of Ohio State University's handling of ...

Back-to-School Not Welcoming to All LGBTQ-Students in Massachusetts

Irene Monroe | Posted 09.09.2014 | Gay Voices
Irene Monroe

It's back-to-school season for most and stepping back into the scene isn't easy for a lot of students -- especially LGBTQ students.

Tyler Kingkade

University Considered Community Service Too 'Punitive' For Rape Punishment

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 09.05.2014 | College

On the night of Oct. 18, 2013, a few blocks from the University of Kansas campus in Lawrence, Kansas, underage students put back vodka shots at a "Sta...

College Presidents Must Lead On Sexual Assault

Patricia McGuire | Posted 09.01.2014 | College
Patricia McGuire

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

College Administrators Need Refresher Course in Due Process Under the Law

Andrew T. Miltenberg | Posted 08.28.2014 | College
Andrew T. Miltenberg

It has been said that Justice is a process, not a result. In the current climate in which over 70 colleges and universities are under federal investigation, the concept of due process cannot become a victim to a frenzied rush to judgment.

Faculty Against Rape (FAR) Stands With Survivors, Against Retaliation

Nina Flores | Posted 08.26.2014 | College
Nina Flores

Attention: College students, parents, faculty, staff, and administrators. Did you know that sexual assaults are more likely to occur during the beginning of the fall term than any other time of the year?

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

Shanlon Wu | Posted 08.25.2014 | 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.

Sport and Society for Arete -- Little League World Series

Richard Crepeau | Posted 08.25.2014 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

Two questions appeared in almost every discussion of the new Baseball Commissioner. Can baseball reconnected with the youth of America? Can baseball attract African American players to the game?

The Failure of College Sport as an Equal Opportunity Employer

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 08.21.2014 | College
The University of Central Florida Forum

As someone who has worked for institutions of higher education for more than four decades, it is especially embarrassing for me that colleges appear to have the worst record in sports for hiring women and people of color.

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...

LGBT Civil Rights and Religious Liberty: The Challenge

Dana Beyer | Posted 08.01.2014 | Gay Voices
Dana Beyer

Since much homophobia and transphobia is rooted in misogyny, it's clear to me that in order to cleanse our faith-based institution of anti-LGBT bigotry, we're going to have to do a much better job of dealing with the pervasive sexism. That will require a very long-term effort.

Tyler Kingkade

Lawmakers Propose More Help For Campus Sex Assault Victims

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 07.30.2014 | College

Sen. Barbara Boxer and Rep. Susan Davis, both California Democrats, on Wednesday proposed new legislation to address campus sexual assault, just hours...

Why The Education Department Awarded Religious Title IX Exemptions

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 07.29.2014 | College

Despite concerns that the U.S. Department of Education is being lax about granting religious exemptions for how colleges deal with LGBT students, offi...

Tyler Kingkade

Religious Colleges Are Getting Legal Permission To Discriminate

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 07.28.2014 | College

The U.S. Department of Education has granted exemptions to three Christian universities allowing the schools to deny accommodations for transgender st...

Teen Says School Discriminated Against Her For Being Pregnant

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 07.25.2014 | Parents

A Georgia teenager is claiming that her school district discriminated against her after she became pregnant and had a child. The National Women’s...

Tyler Kingkade

Another Ivy League School Under Federal Investigation

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 07.21.2014 | College

The U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights began investigating Brown University's handling of sexual assaults this month, bringing the...

Why George Will Is So Wrong About Sexual Assault on Campus

Sofie Karasek | Posted 08.31.2014 | College
Sofie Karasek

Recently, journalists from across the country have rushed to defend campus rapists and allowed men's rights activists to successfully infiltrate op-ed columns. For those of us who are survivors of sexual assault, we haven't been nearly as lucky.

Tyler Kingkade

64 Colleges Are Under Now Investigation For Their Handling Of Sexual Assaults

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.30.2014 | College

Sixty-four colleges and universities are under federal investigation over concerns about how they handled sexual assault cases on campus. The U.S. ...

Tyler Kingkade

Senators Eye New Penalties For Colleges Mishandling Sexual Assault Cases

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.27.2014 | College

WASHINGTON -- Multiple senators made it clear this week they believe the U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights needs new ways to puni...

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.

Graduation Ceremonies Turned Into Silent Protests At Elite Universities

The Huffington Post | Nina Friend | Posted 06.16.2014 | College

Many students saw this year's commencement season as a time for solidarity, and not necessarily celebration. Students at elite universities across ...

George Will's Column is a Teachable Moment for Our Sons

Amy Siskind | Posted 08.16.2014 | Politics
Amy Siskind

The crisis of sexual assault on campus is very real, but likely not what you understand it to be. Some parents have conveniently brushed-off what has tragically escalated to a weekly flow of news stories about a rape at this college or that college.

Tyler Kingkade

How A Case At Yale In 1980 Set The Stage For Today's Sexual Assault Activism

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.10.2014 | College

Catharine MacKinnon was a law student at Yale University in the mid-1970s when she had a radical idea: Sexual harassment on campus was discrimination,...