Post Tagged with: "misconduct"

Survey Cannot Force Change

In January, the university launched the Sexual Assault and Misconduct Climate survey in order to gauge the pervasiveness of sexual assault at Georgetown and gather the statistics necessary to develop informed policy reform. With students arriving back on campus, posters line many building walls advertising the findings of the survey,[Read More…]

by September 2, 2016 1 comment Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
Q&A: Cutway Talks Title IX Role

Q&A: Cutway Talks Title IX Role

Laura Cutway began as Georgetown’s first dedicated, full-time Title IX coordinator Jan. 11, replacing temporary coordinator Vice President of Institutional Diversity and Equity Rosemary Kilkenny. Cutway will be responsible for enforcing Georgetown’s sexual misconduct policy, investigating sexual misconduct and leading the school’s sexual misconduct education efforts. Cutway previously served as[Read More…]

by January 22, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Patrick Henner, the director of track and field and cross-country programs, resigned in the wake of announced sanctions against the men's track team.

Track and Field Sanctioned, Henner Resigns

Georgetown released a statement Friday revealing the results of its two ongoing investigations into the men’s track and field program, finding no evidence of racial bias but confirming multiple reports of hazing and sexual misconduct among members of the men’s track team. Patrick Henner, director of the track and field[Read More…]

by August 5, 2015 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top

Professor Points to Ghostwriting at Medical Center

At odds with a major pharmaceutical company, professor Adriane Fugh-Berman recently published a report revealing that Wyeth, a subsidiary of Pfizer, paid for ghostwritten articles promoting the use of one of its drugs for conditions not approved by the Food and Drug Administration. According to Fugh-Berman, an associate professor in[Read More…]

by September 14, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Athletes Playing Below Belt

The rise of social media has made athletes’ Twitter pages sources of valuable information. The world now knows that LeBron James takes mental notes and that Chad Ochocinco is about as insane as he seemed the entire time. Coupled with the power of Twitter in today’s sports world is another[Read More…]

by August 31, 2010 0 comments Sports