Topic: Sexual assault

With a grant from the Swearer Center, Bella Okiddy GS and Richard Park ’16 launched Technologies Against Assault to create technology that reduces relived trauma during a shortened post-rape examination.

Science & Research, University News

Students found startup to improve rape kit testing

April 21, 2016 0 comments

Richard Park ’16 and Bella Okiddy GS are spearheading a biotech startup that aims to improve rape kit testing for victims of sexual assault.

Sexual assault survivor, alum tells story in new book

University News

Sexual assault survivor, alum tells story in new book

April 12, 2016 0 comments

On his sixth night at Brown, Andrew Brown ’15 was sexually assaulted.

Stand Up! demonstrators pause in front of Faunce as they march across campus Saturday. Participants chanted “respect, equality, that’s the way it’s gotta be” among other slogans.

University News

Students march for sexual assault awareness

April 11, 2016 0 comments

Stand Up! sponsored a march against sexual assault and a keynote address by Sandra Kim, founder of Everyday Feminism, Saturday.

University News

Fraternity formerly known as AEPi becomes Beta Rho Pi

January 27, 2016 0 comments

The Beta Rho chapter at Brown of the fraternity Alpha Epsilon Pi has separated from the international organization and become an independent fraternity.

Two sexual assault survivors delivered their testimonies Monday before a 13-member commission at the Rhode Island State House.

Metro

Survivors testify at sexual assault hearing

October 27, 2015 5 comments

Two female sexual assault survivors testified Monday at a meeting of the General Assembly’s Special Commission on Campus Sexual Assault.

Letters to the Editor

Letter: Brown must do more to combat sexual assault

September 27, 2015 3 comments

The results of the recent campus climate survey on sexual assault and sexual misconduct are horrifying.

Brown releases results for one of largest-ever sexual assault surveys

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Brown releases results for one of largest-ever sexual assault surveys

September 22, 2015 2 comments

Twenty-five percent of undergrad women reported having experienced sexual assault since enrolling at Brown, compared to a national average of 23 percent.

University News

Title IX Office improves sexual misconduct policies

September 22, 2015 3 comments

The Title IX Office worked throughout the summer, feeding off activists’ momentum to improve upon existing sexual misconduct policies.

University News

Hack halts first-year sexual assault training

September 15, 2015 2 comments

Agent of Change experienced a breach in security that compromised important student data. As a result, some first-years have not completed the program.

Columns

Malik ’18: A societal problem

March 18, 2015 2 comments

The culture of the society we live in is a major contributing factor to why sexual assault happens on campus.