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Biden goes back to college to promote 'It's on Us'

Over a year after the White House rolled out its sexual assault prevention initiative It’s on Us, Vice President Biden will commemorate the program’s launch with a three-college speaking tour, according to a White House press release issued Thursday. 180 more words


Sexual assault awareness and prevention talk on the rise at KSU


KENNESAW, Ga. — Kennesaw State University officers report there is not a rise in sexual assaults on campus, but there is a rise in reporting. 665 more words


Ohio State announces series of anti-sexual assault efforts

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University freshmen will undergo mandatory sexual violence awareness training beginning next year under one of several initiatives the university announced Thursday aimed at reducing sexual assaults on campus. 489 more words


Georgetown sexual assault survivors challenge university, peers to 'be better'

Two sexual assault survivor stories from Georgetown University came out in the last few weeks, shedding light on the prevalence of sexual violence at the school and calling into question the culture of the campus. 1,033 more words


Universities working to prevent sexual assaults on campus

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Mid-South students are heading back to college, but with national statistics showing 1 in 5 women will be sexually assaulted, universities are making changes. 285 more words


Metropolitan State takes a stand against sexual violence

Over the past few months, Metropolitan State has been working to comply with federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination, including the requirements of the Title IX legislation. 487 more words


"A Rape on Campus" errors go beyond journalistic integrity

By now, I’m sure most of you have heard about the Rolling Stone article, “A Rape on Campus”, the story chronicling a young woman’s assault, as well as the emotional aftermath and the problems she faced in reporting her assault and in seeking support. 1,060 more words