Post Tagged with: "harassment"

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Georgetown to Begin Conducting Second Sexual Misconduct Survey

Georgetown University’s 2019 Sexual Assault and Misconduct Climate Survey is set to open to the student body Friday and run through March 1. The national survey is administered by the Association of American Universities, which designed the survey to assess the frequency of campus sexual assault and misconduct in a[Read More…]

by January 31, 2019 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Speak Up, It’s Worth It

Speak Up, It’s Worth It

Though many experiences in a young adult’s life, good or bad, facilitate a healthy maturation and shape his or her character for the better, there are some mistakes in life that simply do not need to be made. What I wish I could have told myself years ago, and what[Read More…]

by June 2, 2015 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

University Addresses Catcalling

In light of recent student media reports of harassment and catcalling directed at female students by construction workers on campus, Georgetown administrators have contacted the Whiting-Turner Contracting Company this week to denounce the practice and prevent its recurrence. Vice President for Planning and Facilities Management Robin Morey sent a letter[Read More…]

by October 7, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

Code Addresses Cyberbullying

The university revised the Code of Student Conduct this fall in order to more thoroughly define harassment, hazing and bullying, especially regarding cyberbullying and online harassment. The previous version of the code defined harassment as “any intentional or persistent act(s) deemed intimidating, hostile, coercive or offensive,” which lacked both a[Read More…]

by September 9, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
MEGAN SCHMIDT

Clarity Against Cyberbullies

After a speech on the Senate floor that chronicled the brutality of online and cyberbullying in colleges across the country, Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) introduced legislation to fight bullying in institutions of higher education. With the introduction of the Tyler Clementi Higher Education Anti-Harassment Act of 2014 on March 27,[Read More…]

by April 11, 2014 0 comments Editorial, Opinion

GUSA Promotes Safe Spaces Program

The Georgetown University Student Association Senate unanimously passed a resolution to establish a Safe Spaces Program for peer support against harassment Sunday. According to co-sponsor of the bill GUSA senate Speaker Nate Tisa (SFS ’14), the bill was created to enforce the recommendation made by the GUSA Executive 2012 Report on Safe Transitions. The mission of the[Read More…]

by December 10, 2012 0 comments Campus News

DPS Blotter

**Wednesday, Jan. 27** *Theft, Hariri Building, 12:09 p.m.* The victim’s personal checks were stolen from an office. The office door was reportedly secured. **Thursday, Jan. 28** *Theft, Poulton Hall, 2:50 p.m.* Unknown suspect(s) entered into an office and stole several pieces of electronic equipment. An investigation is ongoing. *Theft, Medical[Read More…]

by February 5, 2010 0 comments City News, News