"… ution’s operating budget. Both bills would also increase funding for the Education Department to hire more Title IX and Clery Act investigators, and force th …"
"… b what everyone from President Barack Obama to Vice President Joe Biden to Education Secretary Arne Duncan has called an “epidemic” of sexual violence on c …"
"… roblem, issuing new guidance and launching a new website. Within days, the Education Department released for the first time a list of every college and univers …"
"… d sexual assault in years, and that coordination between campuses and area law enforcement agencies was weak. …"
"… that one in five women have become a victim while in college. Entitled “Rape and Sexual Assault: A Renewed Call to Action,” the 38-page report detail …"
"… very traumatizing,” said Jennifer Norris, an advocate with the Military Rape Crisis Center who was assaulted while serving with the Air Force and Air N …"
"… ions of misconduct at its Lackland training headquarters near San Antonio, Texas. Instructors were found to have sexually harassed, improperly touched or r …"
"… s sexual Violence on Thursday, including it in a bipartisan renewal of the Violence Against Women Act following months of congressional gridlock. The Senate h …"
"… authorization of VAWA that incorporates, as Section 304, the Campus Sexual Violence Elimination Act, known as Campus SaVE. The final tally came after lawmaker …"
"… s, say they are stunned — and delighted — by the sudden passage of the Violence Against Women Act, following weeks of legislative stalemate. Many of them …"
"… step of joining the Justice Department in examining how the University of Montana, as well as local law enforcement, handle campus rape allegations — afte …"
"… s judicial boards to decide the fate of their assailants. …"
"… rance with Vice President Joe Biden at the University of New Hampshire.The Education Department, meanwhile, is issuing the first federal guidelines for sc …"
"… t. InvestigateWest is a nonprofit investigative journalism center based in Seattle. For information on how you can support independent investigative reportin …"
"… tiate similar actions against three more universities in the next year. …"
"… authorities.Susan Carbon, director of the Justice Department’s Office of Violence Against Women, told the hearing about the pervasive underreporting of sexu …"
"… ary proceedings, as well as subsequent findings and sanctions, to the U.S. Education Department. Other provisions would bolster that department’s enforcement …"
"… s, we have proof … that these reforms are needed,” he tells PaperTrail.Education Department officials have already promised to ramp up enforcement of Title …"
"… d of a friend of his. The two had chatted on what police would call “The Facebook” and played pool together at a local nightspot. During the 2004 Thanksgi …"
"… ination of 10 years of complaints filed against institutions with the U.S. Education Department under Title IX and the Clery Act. The probe reve …"
"… An examination of Title IX complaints filed against institutions with the Education Department revealed similar patterns: Eight students whose complaints stem …"
"… sex offender,” says Brett Sokolow, of the National Center on Higher Education Risk Management, which consults schools on sexual assault policies. “So …"
"… that says you have to educate the offender,” says Sokolow, of the Higher Education Risk Management Center. And when punishment fails to fulfill these obligat …"
"… t statistics were artificially high. The director of the school’s Campus Violence Prevention Program, Jennifer Beeman, had submitted numbers to the federal …"
"… was a repeat recipient of a Justice Department grant through the Office On Violence Against Women, intended in part to increase reporting of sexual assault. T …"
"… f 108 sex offense reports over three years.A spokesperson at the Office On Violence Against Women said that sexual assault statistics are not part of the appl …"
"… ations of 10 years worth of complaints filed against institutions with the Education Department under Title IX and the Clery Act, as well as a survey of 152 cr …"
"… dent of the national organization Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education (NASPA), says most colleges and universities want to be “responsive and …"
"… yee complaints.” The law leaves room for interpretation, and in 2001 the Education Department’s Office of Civil Rights issued additional guidance. If a sch …"
"… e in the Center’s review of 214 investigations in the past decade by the Education Department’s Office of Civil Rights into suspected Title IX violations i …"
"… discovered to be doing just that. Five years later, the U.S. Department of Education has yet to finish its review; a department spokesperson declined to commen …"
"… lly. Nearly half of the 25 Clery complaint investigations conducted by the Education Department over the past decade determined that schools were omitting sexu …"
"… ” says David Bergeron of the department’s Office of Postsecondary Education, which monitors Clery compliance. Still, 27 colleges reported one or two n …"
"… attitudes, which she attributes to improved training and guidance from the Education Department. These days, she says, “There are less intentional and egregi …"
"… seeking comment.Rue now works as vice chancellor of student affairs at the University of California, San Diego. In an August 2005 letter addressed to UVA’s associate genera …"
"… an investigation by the New England Center for Investigative Reporting at Boston University has found. Rocky Mountain Investigative News Network <a data- …"