Campus Safety - Higher Education

Cornell Student Charged in Attack Apologizes for Behavior

by Associated Press | September 21, 2017
ITHACA, N.Y. — A White Cornell University student charged with beating a Black student has ap [...] Read more

CUPA-HR Takes on Campus Free Speech Controversy

by Jamal Evan Mazyck | September 18, 2017
Higher education human resources leaders from across the nation gathered to address challenges [...] Read more

Cabrini University, Police Probing Slur on Student’s Door

by Associated Press |
WAYNE, Pa. — A Catholic university in eastern Pennsylvania and local police are investigating [...] Read more

Fraternity Ends Louisiana State Chapter After Student Death

by Associated Press |
BATON ROUGE, La. — A national fraternity says it has closed its chapter at Louisiana State Un [...] Read more

Expert Wants Institutions to Track Racial Data in Title IX Proceedings

by Catherine Morris | September 14, 2017
According to Ben Trachtenberg, associate professor at the University of Missouri School of Law, [...] Read more

Judge Dismisses Sex Assault Lawsuit Against Brown University

by Associated Press | September 6, 2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — A federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit brought against Brown University [...] Read more

Planning Helped Texas Southern Get a Handle on Harvey

by Joseph Hong | September 1, 2017
Dr. Austin Lane, Texas Southern University president, and his crisis management team discussed [...] Read more

Judge Nearing Decision on Trial Over Penn State Frat Death

by Mark Scolforo, Associated Press | August 31, 2017
BELLEFONTE, Pa. — A district judge may decide by the weekend whether prosecutors have present [...] Read more

Ohio Bill Would Protect Campus Speakers, Punish Disrupters

by Associated Press | August 30, 2017
COLUMBUS, Ohio — A Republican proposal in Ohio seeks to protect speakers’ appearances at Oh [...] Read more

Lawyer: Penn State Frat Head Unaware Pledge Was in Danger

by Mark Scolforo, Associated Press |
  BELLEFONTE, Pa. — The lawyer for a Penn State fraternity president accused in the deat [...] Read more

Hurricane Harvey Shuts Down Colleges in SE Texas

by Joseph Hong | August 27, 2017
Universities across Houston, Galveston, and Corpus Christi have kept their students and staff u [...] Read more

NY Launching Underage Drinking Crackdown in College Towns

by Associated Press | August 24, 2017
ALBANY, N.Y. — State authorities say they’re launching an effort to crack down on underage [...] Read more

New Lawsuit Alleges Baylor Failures Under New Rape Policies

by Associated Press | August 22, 2017
WACO, Texas — A woman who reported that she’d been sexually assaulted filed a lawsuit Monda [...] Read more

Judge Dismisses Most of Title IX Lawsuit Against Haskell

by Associated Press | August 2, 2017
LAWRENCE, Kansas — A federal judge has dismissed most of a Title IX lawsuit filed against Has [...] Read more

Few Speak Up On Sex Assaults, Harassment at Aussie Campuses

by Rod McGuirk, Associated Press | August 1, 2017
CANBERRA, Australia — A survey of more than 30,000 Australian university students released on [...] Read more