Topic: Sexual assault

Students reported being given alcoholic drinks containing date-rape drugs at a fraternity party in Sears House on Wriston Quad Oct. 17, according to an email from Margaret Klawunn, vice president for campus life and student services.

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Students report spiked drinks at Phi Psi party

October 25, 2014 32 comments

Two students informed OSL and DPS they suspected they were given alcoholic drinks containing a date-rape drug at a fraternity party in Sears House Oct. 17.

Financial aid ranks as students’ top priority in UCS poll

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Financial aid ranks as students’ top priority in UCS poll

October 22, 2014 3 comments

Financial aid emerged as the top priority for respondents to the Undergraduate Council of Students’ fall poll for the second year in a row.


Conference focuses on campus sexual assault

October 16, 2014 1 comment

Local law enforcement officers, attorneys general, Rhode Island educators and “victim advocates” continue to consider how to address campus sexual assaults.

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Sexual assault task force makeup solidifies

September 19, 2014 1 comment

The Undergraduate Council of Students has selected four undergraduate representatives to serve on the Task Force on Sexual Assault.

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Students stay at U. after lack of indictment

September 8, 2014 4 comments

Two of the three Brown students investigated for allegedly sexually assaulting a female Providence College student last November remain enrolled at Brown.

Marc Peters, the newly hired men’s health coordinator, said he encourages male students to be “positive bystanders” against sexual assault.

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New hires expand sexual assault policy staff

September 5, 2014 7 comments

Paxson pledged to increase resources for victims of sexual assault in response to campus-wide discourse over University policy last spring.

New UCS Maahika Srinivasan ’15 plans to tackle many issues facing the University.

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UCS to focus on advising, sex assaults

September 4, 2014 1 comment

UCS will focus on improving sexual assault policy, mental health services and student resources such as financial aid and technology access.

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Education Dept. opens Title IX investigation of Brown

July 23, 2014 10 comments

The Department of Education launched an investigation of the University’s handling of sexual assault cases July 10, examining alleged Title IX violations.

Police investigate two students after allegations of sexual assault

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Police investigate two students after allegations of sexual assault

June 17, 2014 4 comments

Two Brown students were asked to leave campus amidst an investigation into an allegation that the students sexually assaulted a Providence College student.

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Corporation discusses sexual assault policies, strategic plan progress

May 26, 2014 2 comments

Sexual assault policies, strategic plan implementation and the proposed Third World Center revamp emerged as key topics at the Corporation’s May meeting.