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The online resources are intended to help guide students during the reporting process, as well as compile available information regarding instances of sexual assault and harassment on campus.

Online Sexual Assault and Misconduct Resources Launched

An online reporting form for sexual assault and misconduct concerns and an online resource center were launched by the university last Wednesday in response to findings from the 2016 Sexual Assault and Misconduct Climate Survey. The two new resources are intended to help guide students during the reporting process, as[Read More…]

by January 16, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Georgetown Student Assaulted, Suspect Charged

Georgetown Student Assaulted, Suspect Charged

A female Georgetown student was assaulted while walking alone on the 3300 block of N Street around 2:44 a.m on Friday, April 21. The Metropolitan Police Department arrested the suspect after a SafeRides van driver spotted the suspect and after GUPD conducted a search for the suspect after the student[Read More…]

by April 25, 2017 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
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In response to the climate survey results, student club leaders will be required to undergo bystander training.

Bystander Training Required for Leaders

Leaders of Georgetown’s largest student groups will undergo required bystander intervention training as part of the Sexual Assault and Misconduct Task Force’s goal of improving bystander education to prevent sexual assault on campus. The first training session, coordinated by Health Education Services, will take place this Sunday, with four additional[Read More…]

by October 21, 2016 2 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Sexual Assault Task Force Meets

The Sexual Assault and Misconduct Task Force — a group of students, administrators, faculty and staff assembled to determine policy recommendations for the university following the release of the results of the Sexual Assault and Misconduct Climate Survey in June — held its first weekly meeting of the academic year[Read More…]

by September 13, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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The survey, which 7,926 students participated in, showed  31 percent of female undergraduate students have experienced non-consensual sexual contact.

Sexual Assault Survey Results Published

Thirty-one percent of female undergraduates surveyed reported experiencing nonconsensual sexual contact while at Georgetown in the university’s first Sexual Assault and Misconduct Climate Survey; this three in 10 number is higher than the average for more than two dozen peer institutions, which falls at around 23 percent. The survey also[Read More…]

by June 16, 2016 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
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The opinion piece “I Stand With Willa,” co-authored by Zoe Dobkin (SFS ’16) and Willa Murphy, contributed to the movement demanding that the administration amend its response to sexual assault cases.

As Assault Survivors Speak Out, Policies Advance

As the issue of sexual assault on college campuses rose to the forefront of the national consciousness, advocacy efforts for awareness and policy reform at Georgetown also gained traction over the past academic year. From the hiring of the university’s first full-time Title IX coordinator, to the dissemination of the[Read More…]

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Climate Survey Responses Reach Target

Georgetown University’s first Sexual Assault and Misconduct Climate Survey, which closed at midnight on Monday, Feb. 15, saw participation from 51 percent of the entire student body according to recently released figures, meeting the university’s 50 percent participation rate goal. “I am very encouraged by the strong response from our[Read More…]

by February 19, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Participation in the Georgetown Sexual Assault and Misconduct Climate Survey by school as of Jan. 28.

Climate Survey Yields Disappointing Response

Twenty-seven percent of students have completed the Georgetown Sexual Assault and Misconduct Climate Survey as of Monday morning, currently falling short of the university’s 50 percent participation rate goal, according to an email from Vice President of Institutional Diversity and Equality Rosemary Kilkenny. The university has extended the survey completion[Read More…]

by February 2, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top