Sexual Assaults on Campus

ACADEME BLOG

In a very recent post on guns on campus, I selectively surveyed the statistics on violent crime in the 2012 report on crimes reported on college campuses.

I cited the statistics on sexual assaults but noted that those crimes have apparently been very under-reported, at least on some campuses.

Female students on four campuses in particular—Amherst College, the University of North Carolina, Occidental College, and the University of Southern California—have organized formal protests against the ways in which their institutions have recently handled cases of rape and sexual assault.

I have read several dozen news articles on the protests at the four campuses, and I have to say that the issues have not been much clarified by that reading.

Here is what I believe that most people would assume would occur.

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