If the U.S. government and the Commonwealth of Virginia wish to foster some real change, I suggest they go beyond telling UVa to clean up their act. Instead, put some teeth in place by initiating a moratorium on state and federal funding to UVa until they can demonstrate that their environment is no longer hostile toward women.
Considering these factors and our cultural context together, it becomes clear that change will not come easily or quickly. Yet, with thoughtful, specialized outreach, we can and should find ways to reach students during this psychologically and emotionally tumultuous time of their adult lives.
Should more universities follow Dartmouth's lead?
A survey of 150,000 students reveals a major gap.
Here's what students at each campus said about sexual violence.
The research included responses from 150,000 students at 27 campuses.
It's one of the largest attempts to study student experiences with sexual assault in college.
The survey was developed following a push by the White House last year to have every college issue a questionnaire to examine
The researchers contend that AAU's survey will undermine the proposal by a bipartisan group of U.S. senators to require each