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Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced that her department plans to rescind the “failed system” of Obama-era campus sexual assault guidelines to ensure fairness for both the survivors and the accused. The Obama administration’s 2011 “Dear Colleague Letter,” which provided ...

A Georgia state representative drew a crowd of more than 100 Emory community members for discussion of controversial campus-related bills. Georgia Rep. Earl Ehrhart (R-Powder Springs) discussed sanctuary campuses and his related bill, H.B. 37, as well as H.B. 51, ...

Last week, Emory observed National Relationship Violence Awareness Month (RVAM) by holding a series of events and workshops aimed towards educating the community and promoting awareness. RVAM, conceived in the 1980s by the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV), aims to ...

Trigger Warning:  Sexual Assault Sexual assault is inevitable in our society and there is very little we can do to stop it. Prevention efforts can only do so much, and even then, their effectiveness is extremely limited. There has been ...

Barkley Forum members Katie Duval (sophomore) and Camila Reed-Guevara (freshman) debate whether or not sexual assault prevention programs for women should be supported. [wc_row][wc_column size=”one-half” position=”first”] In support of targeted sexual assault prevention programs for women Sexual assault and rape ...

Trigger Warning: rape and sexual assault. Members of the administration, the Office of Health Promotion and a number of student organizations hosted a movie screening and panel discussion about the University’s processes for dealing with sexual assault accusations at Harland Cinema on ...

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) in the United States, which aims to raise awareness about sexual violence nationwide and to educate communities on methods of prevention. Emory is participating in the observation of SAAM by hosting Sexual Assault ...

The Sexual Violence Prevention Visioning Task Force, convened last April by Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs Claire Sterk and Senior Vice President and Dean of Campus Life Ajay Nair, recently released a report detailing recommendations for sexual ...

By Shaina Shapera Trigger Warning: Sexual Assault This editorial comes in response to the article “ZBT, SDT Host ‘Safe Smart Dating’ Event” run in The Emory Wheel on Oct. 24, 2014. Statements to the Wheel made by members of the ...