Campus Safety - Higher Education

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

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