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Latest News Regarding Sexual Violence and Domestic Abuse on Campus

UNIVERSITY OF DERBY SUSPENDS STUDENTS OVER OFFENSIVE GROUP CHAT

April 19, 2020

Media article discussing men on police course suspended after a group chat was revealed with offensive sexual content

‘LOOKS ANOTHER WARWICK ABOUT TO HAPPEN’: I WAS STALKED AT UNI, BUT MY STALKER WAS ALLOWED TO STAY

November 2019

Media article discussing mishandling of stalking complaint at Newcastle University

MORE WOMEN SAY BIRMINGHAM UNIVERSITY REFUSED TO INVESTIGATE RAPE COMPLAINTS

24th November 2019

Media article discussing recent misandling of rape complaints at Birmingham University

CALLS MADE TO INCREASE UNIVERSITY OF EXETER STUDENT SAFETY AFTER SERIOUS SEXUAL ASSAULT 

November 15, 2019

Media article detailing a student petition, with over 4000 signatures, made to ask the University to increase student safety following an incident of sexual violence took place near the University

CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY DON READMITTED AFTER SEXUAL HARASSMENT

October 19th, 2019

Article detailing the case at Cambridge around the Trinity Hall don who has been accused of sexual harassment and the University response to this. There has also been recent media regarding him writing erotic literature about students.

UNIVERSITY OF ESSEX STUDENTS PROTEST OVER SEXUAL ASSAULT HANDLING

October 10, 2019

Media article about student protests against University handling of sexual violence/assault cases

STUDENT RAPE SURVIVOR - 'IT FELT LIKE I WAS BEING INTERROGATED'

3/10/2019

General media regarding sexual violence on campus

SEXUAL VIOLENCE AND HARASSMENT CASES AT UNIVERSITIES TREBLE IN THREE YEARS

October 3rd, 2019

Article detailing the increase in reports of sexual misconduct and violence at UK Universities.

KEVIN O'GORMAN: FORMER UNIVERSITY PROFESSOR SENTENCED FOR SEX ATTACKS 

September 26, 2019

Media article detailing the case of a Strathclyde University Professor who sexuallly assaulted seven young men, then sentenced to 240 hours community service

CAMBRIDGE SEXUAL MISCONDUCT RULE CHANGE 'RE-VICTIMISES' STUDENTS

August 11, 2019

Media article detailing the Cambridge University decision to not investigate some cases of sexual violence and misconduct, and the affect on students.

CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY IN SPOTLIGHT AS RAPE AND SEXUAL ASSAULT REPORTS BY STUDENTS RISE TENFOLD

July 17, 2019

Media article discussing the increase in reports of sexual violence and misconduct at Cambridge.
NOTE: Increased reports does not necessarily mean higher incidents when compared to other campuses - it can indicate trust towards an institution.

WARWICK UNIVERSITY NOT SAFE, SAYS WOMAN TARGETED BY 'RAPE CHAT'

July 14th, 2019

Article following the blow up of the rape chat at Warwick University, that resulted in campus protests and university mishandling of the case.

MORE THAN HALF OF UK STUDENTS SAY THEY HAVE FACED UNWANTED SEXUAL BEHAVIOUR

26/02/2019

General media on a survey by students on sexual misconduct and violence

INSIDE THE WARWICK UNIVERSITY RAPE CHAT SCANDAL

May 28th, 2019

BBC Article detailing the scandal at Warwick University and the chat that started it all.