24 avril 2017

New machine learning models can detect hate speech and violence from texts

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. New machine learning models can detect hate speech and violence from texts
Myriam Douce Munezero, Phys.org, 2017/04/14
This dissertation presents "a framework that can be used for the automatic detection of antisocial behavior in text. The framework is based on the emotion and language theories." More...

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23 avril 2017

Combattre les violences faites aux femmes dans les Outre-mer

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "lecese logo"Une femme meurt tous les 2,7 jours sous les coups de son compagnon. Les différents territoires d’outre-mer participent de ce constat national. Au-delà d’une grande diversité de situations, les violences faites aux femmes y sont cependant plus nombreuses que dans l’hexagone et les agressions les plus graves excèdent la moyenne. 
Le projet d'avis, co-construit avec les territoires concernés, fait le constat de cette prévalence des violences faites aux femmes. Il souligne la grande diversité des territoires ultramarins dont la grande majorité reste confrontée à des contextes économiques et sociaux difficiles, où le statut des femmes est parfois plus encore qu’ailleurs soumis aux stéréotypes légitimant les violences. Voir l'article...

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19 avril 2017

NTEU calls for action now on sexual assault and harassment on campuses

By Jeannie Rea. The NTEU welcomes Universities Australia’s assurance that all particiapting universities will publicly release their institutional data resulting from the Human Rights Commission's survey on the prevalence of sexual assault and harassment of students in the higher education sector. More...

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16 avril 2017

Harcèlement dans les relations de travail

Focus RH - Gestion de carrière et évolution professionnelle« Harcèlement dans les relations de travail » est un ouvrage pratique qui fait le point sur ce qu’est le harcèlement, mais également en définit chacun de ses aspects grâce à une approche transversale du droit du travail, du droit de la sécurité sociale, du droit pénal et du droit civil. Voir l'article...

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15 avril 2017

15 percent of female undergraduates at UT have been raped, survey says

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. Fifteen percent of undergraduate female students surveyed at the University of Texas at Austin said they've been raped, according to a statewide study that the UT system will soon release. More...

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New canopy offers strategic approach to harassment

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. Colleges and universities can now take a comprehensive and strategic approach to harassment issues affecting all campus audiences and divisions through a new portfolio of services launched today as Canopy Programs by United Educators (UE). More...

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How can universities tackle religious discrimination?

The Guardian homeBy. Religion-based harassment of students on campus is growing. This is a diversity and equality issue, and should be treated as such. More...

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14 avril 2017

All universities commit to releasing sexual assault data

Every one of Australia's universities has committed to simultaneously releasing data on sexual assaults on their campuses after concerns were raised about a landmark survey of 39,000 students that would not reveal how many assaults had occurred at each institution, writes Eryk Bagshaw for The Sydney Morning Herald. More...

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11 avril 2017

New Report on Colleges and Sex Assault Cases

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. With the Trump administration reportedly debating whether to reverse Obama administration guidance on how colleges should investigate sexual assault, a group of trial lawyers has released a report suggesting the current processes on many campuses are unfairly slanted against the accused. Read more...

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10 avril 2017

Talk With Students About Sexual Assault

HomeWhen we as professors have the courage to address sexual assault openly, we create trust and show students how to take a different stance toward violence, writes Shawn Patrick. Read more...

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