Campus Safety - Higher Education

Free Speech, Safe Spaces Hot Topics at Politicon

by Jamal Evan Mazyck | July 31, 2017
The unconventional convention Politicon served as the scene for a debate that sparked both prai [...] Read more

Baylor University Ordered to Provide Sex Assault Reports Dating to 2003

by Associated Press | July 27, 2017
WACO, Texas — A judge has ordered Baylor University to turn over to plaintiffs’ attorneys r [...] Read more

UC Berkeley in Another Clash Over Right-wing Speaker

by Linda Wang, Associated Press | July 20, 2017
SAN FRANCISCO — Former Breitbart editor Ben Shapiro is the latest right-wing pundit who can [...] Read more

HBCU Leaders Aim to Make Campuses More LGBTQ Inclusive

by Gia Savage | July 19, 2017
HBCU presidents and executives convened a summit to develop more strategic ways to turn their c [...] Read more

Lehigh University Suspends Fraternity for Alcohol Violations

by Associated Press |
BETHLEHEM, Pa. — Lehigh University officials have suspended a fraternity following several al [...] Read more

Student Leaders Want to Ban Athletes Convicted of Sex Crime

by Nicholas K. Geranios, Associated Press |
SPOKANE, Wash. — Student leaders at Washington State University are asking administrators to [...] Read more

Florida GOP Candidate: Guns Should be Allowed on Campuses

by Associated Press | July 18, 2017
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The leading Republican contender for governor says he supports allowing g [...] Read more

Penn State Pledge’s Dad Criticizes Hearing into Son’s Death

by Mark Scolforo, Associated Press | July 12, 2017
BELLEFONTE, Pa. — The father of a Penn State student who died from injuries suffered during a [...] Read more

Harvard Proposal Would Ban Fraternities and Sororities

by Collin Binkley, Associated Press |
BOSTON — A proposal at Harvard University would ban all fraternities, sororities and single-g [...] Read more

Teen Sues Fraternity Over Alleged Sexual Assault

by Associated Press | July 11, 2017
TAMPA, Fla. — A teenager is suing a University of South Florida fraternity, saying that a mem [...] Read more

Autopsy: Texas A&M Fraternity Member Died of Alcohol, Drugs

by Associated Press |
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Autopsy results show a Texas A&M University student whose body w [...] Read more

Hazing, Booze Topics in Penn State Frat Pledge Death Hearing

by Associated Press | July 10, 2017
BELLEFONTE, Pa. — A judge on Monday heard about worried texts from members of a Penn State fr [...] Read more

Baylor Settles Lawsuit with Woman Who Alleged Sexual Assault

by Jim Vertuno, Associated Press | July 9, 2017
AUSTIN, Texas — Baylor University has agreed to settle a federal lawsuit with a former studen [...] Read more

When Study Abroad Ends in Death, U.S. Parents Find Few Answers

by Rishabh R. Jain, Associated Press |
NEW DELHI — When Elizabeth Brenner’s 21-year-old son died while hiking during a study-abroa [...] Read more

Judge Tosses Texas Professors’ Lawsuit Over Guns on Campus

by Associated Press |
AUSTIN, Texas — A federal court has dismissed a lawsuit by three University of Texas professo [...] Read more