An institution that once had no term for “sexual harassment” now has a University-Wide Committee on Sexual Misconduct that hears dozens of complaints every year.
November 21, 2014
Between Jan. 1, 2002 and Sept. 22, 2014, the Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights reviewed and closed 11 Title IX complaints against Yale.
November 19, 2014
Two years after Yale Dining implemented new picture-based allergen labels, some students with allergies still doubt its ability to accommodate their needs.
November 18, 2014
In response to recent scrutiny of the University’s sexual misconduct policy, the members of the Yale Women Faculty Forum’s Steering Committee sent a letter to University President Peter Salovey 11 days ago voicing concerns and suggestions about the process.
November 17, 2014
The deadline to appeal Yale College Dean Jonathan Holloway’s decision that a sexual encounter between two undergraduates — first reported in the News last Friday — did not violate University sexual misconduct policy passed yesterday evening.
November 13, 2014
Although the fall 2014 semester has yet to finish, Yale’s provisional calendar for the 2015–16 school year has drawn heavy criticism from students.
November 12, 2014
In light of recent media coverage, the University-Wide Committee on Sexual Misconduct will host an internal town hall meeting, tentatively set for this afternoon to discuss its policies and address potential concerns, according to an email obtained by the News.
November 10, 2014
On March 22, 2013, two Yale undergraduates had sexual intercourse. The female student was intoxicated. The male student was not.
November 7, 2014
A recent sexual harassment case at the School of Medicine has called into question the underlying framework of the University’s sexual misconduct procedures.
November 4, 2014
Yale’s treatment of sexual misconduct cases has again come under fire, this time for its handling of a medical school researcher’s accusations against the School of Medicine’s former cardiology chief Michael Simons.
November 3, 2014
Several months after the Yale Resource Office on Disabilities sought to revamp its note-taking system, students are yet to see real changes.
October 31, 2014