White House group releases recommendations on fighting campus sexual assault

By Kristen Lombardi

White House task force issues recommendations to combat vexing problem.

Obama moves to address campus sex assault issues raised by Center series

By Kristen Lombardi

President creates task force to help protect students from sexual violence

Excerpts from this story referencing "National Public Radio":

"… Campus: A Frustrating Search for Justice” — done in collaboration with National Public Radio — showed that campus judicial proceedings regarding allegations of sexua …"

Campus Sexual Violence Elimination Act headed for President's signature

By Kristen Lombardi

Measure takes on issues raised by Center probe

Excerpts from this story referencing "Senate":

"… Violence Against Women Act following months of congressional gridlock. The Senate has already approved the measure, which means passage is virtually assured …"

"… ring campus disciplinary proceedings. The VAWA reauthorization passed the Senate on February 12, in a 78 to 22 vote. Following the House action, President …"

"… day, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi held a press conference about the Senate version of the VAWA reauthorization, urging House members pass that legisl …"

"… of sexual assault, stalking, and dating violence on college campuses. Her Senate counterpart, Pennsylvania Democrat Robert Casey, Jr., said Campus SaVE wil …"

Notre Dame case highlights complexities of campus sexual assault investigations

By Kristen Lombardi

Notre Dame case illustrates continuing struggles

Excerpts from this story referencing "Senate":

"… to pass — eventually. It had been incorporated, as Section 304, into the Senate’s re-authorization of the Violence Against Women Act, but not the House …"

Biden, Duncan highlight new federal guidance on campus sex assault probes

By Kristen Lombardi

Obama administration hopes new policies will address problems raised by Center series.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Boston":

"… basis.Colby Bruno, a managing attorney at the Victim Rights Law Center, in Boston, praised the administration’s detailed guidance as “a big victory for …"

Center collaboration with NPR wins Peabody Award

A Center for Public Integrity collaboration with NPR was recognized with a Peabody award for NPR

Excerpts from this story referencing "Robert Benincasa":

"… r, Kristen Lombardi. NPR’s investigative team included Susanne Reber and Robert Benincasa; the Center’s team included Gordon Witkin, David Donald, and Kristin Jon …"

'Undetected rapists' on campus: A troubling plague of repeat offenders

By Jennifer Peebles and Kristen Lombardi

A chilling case of sexual assault at Texas A&M

Excerpts from this story referencing "Violence":

"… a 2002 study of nearly 1,900 college men published in the academic journal Violence and Victims. “The vast majority of rapes are perpetrated by serial offen …"

A lack of consequences for sexual assault

By Kristen Lombardi

Students found “responsible” for sexual assault face modest penalties, while victims are traumatized

Excerpts from this story referencing "Jerry Price":

"… lleged student victims may expect punishment from campus proceedings, says Jerry Price, vice chancellor for student affairs at Chapman University, in California, …"