22 mai 2017

When a Professor Is Sexually Harassed by a Student

HomeWhat should a faculty member do, a former victim asks, when at the mercy of a student who has no regard for boundaries or authority and doesn’t understand that no means no. More...

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Sexual Harassment in a Culture of Exploitation

HomeTara Dorje examines how the power dynamics between faculty members and grad students make it especially difficult to deal effectively with sexual assault and harassment. More...

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7 Steps You Can Take

HomeJen Dylan provides advice to graduate students for dealing with sexual harassment.
Sexual harassment comes in many forms, including physical misconduct and verbal and psychological abuse. More...

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My Professor, the Sexual Predator

HomeAcademic departments normalize sexual violence when they look the other way as faculty members abuse their power in harassing or assaulting junior faculty and/or students, argues Donovan A. Steinberg. More...

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21 mai 2017

Why Do Colleges Recruit Athletes Who Have Committed Sexual Assault?

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Indiana University recently adopted a policy that bans athletes with a history of sexual assault, raising the question why other institutions and NCAA conferences aren't doing the same. More...

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20 mai 2017

N.Y. to Review Compliance on Sex Assault Law

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, a Democrat, has ordered state authorities to review colleges' compliance with the Enough Is Enough law he signed in 2015 to require colleges to take tough steps to prevent and investigate sex assaults. More...

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From Title IX ‘Witch Hunt’ to Suit

HomeBy Colleen Flaherty. Graduate student who is subject of Title IX critic Laura Kipnis's new book sues for defamation and invasion of privacy. More...

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09 mai 2017

Policy gaps fuel sexual harassment in tertiary education

By Tonderayi Mukeredzi. The death of a female student … the loss of an ear during a fight with her boyfriend … These are some of the more horrific manifestations of sexual harassment at tertiary education institutions in Zimbabwe where sexual harassment ranks as one of the biggest challenges for women students – over and above unequal representation in decision-making processes, shortages of accommodation and exorbitant tuition fees. More...

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Student protest over ‘sex for marks’ scandal

By Wagdy Sawahel. Protesting students at the public Abdelmalek Essaâdi University have called for an investigation into allegations against a professor of mathematics accused of promising female students high marks in exchange for sexual relations, in a case that has rocked the institution and reignited concerns about sexual harassment in Moroccan universities. Read more...

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06 mai 2017

Fonction publique › Prévention des violences et harcèlements

Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité, République Française - Ministère de la Fonction PubliqueLe Guide de prévention et traitement des situations de violences et de harcèlement dans la fonction publique s’inscrit dans le cadre de la réalisation du 4e Plan interministériel de prévention des violences faites aux femmes (2014-2016) et du lancement du 5e Plan interministériel de prévention des violences faites aux femmes (2017-2019). Il participe également de la mise en œuvre de l’accord relatif à l’égalité professionnelle entre les femmes et les hommes dans la fonction publique, signé le 8 mars 2013. Voir l'article...

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