With lawsuit seeking the right to keep guns out of their classrooms, three UT Austin professors try to reshape the debate over campus carry.
Students and Violence
More than 80 groups come to the Department of Education's defense over criticism of how it interprets and enforces Title IX.
New study finds higher rates of sexual victimization at public institutions than private colleges.
A new working paper finds that incidents of murder, sexual assault, hazing and cheating can deter students from applying.
Many universities provide lists of friendly lawyers to athletes accused of sexual assault and other crimes but don't provide the same help to victims or nonathletes with legal troubles. U of Tennessee settlement raises questions about the practice, which the NCAA permits.
USA Swimming recently banned a former Stanford University swimmer convicted of sexual assault. A petition signed by 130,000 people urges the National Collegiate Athletic Association to adopt a similar stance.
Saying victims are to blame, at least in part, for their sexual assaults is a legal tactic used by many colleges accused of negligence.
For a community college in Orlando, the losses are beyond what many can imagine.
Ranking colleges based on reported number of rapes, as The Washington Post has done, may attract much publicity, but researchers and advocates say doing so is misguided.
Colleges in the area try to reassure students. Press reports say two victims were students. Nationwide, attack on gay club prompts vigils, discussion and sadness.