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Title IX

sex- or gender-based that is based on power differentials, results in the creation of a hostile environment or in retaliation. Non-Consensual Sexual Contact: Any intentional sexual touching, however slight, with any object, by a person upon another person, that is without consent and/or by force. Non-Consensual Sexual Intercourse: Any sexual intercourse, however slight, with any object, by a person upon another person, that is without consent and/or by force. Sexual Exploitation An individual takes non-consensual or abusive sexual advantage of another for the taker's advantage or benefit, or to benefit or advantage anyone other than the one being exploited, and...

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50% of Sexual Assaults Take Place at Start of School

of violence to be extra mindful of during this time of year because of its prevalence is sexual assault. In fact, according to a report by the Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN), 50% of college sexual assaults take place at the beginning of the school year and 70% of victims know the perpetrators. Campus sexual assault statistics nationwide are alarming: 1 in 5 female college students are survivors of sexual assault. Only 11% of rapes on campus are reported – the most underreported violent crime. 63% of college males admitted to acts that meet the legal definition of...

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The Campus SaVE Act

The Campus Sexual Violence Elimination Act (SaVE Act) Sexual assault remains a significant problem on college campuses, despite the fact that federal law guarantees all students the right to an education free from sexual harassment and sexual violence. In 2013, the Campus SaVE Act amended the Clery Act to increase transparency requirements for higher education institutions, guarantee rights for survivors, form disciplinary standards, and require education prevention programs campus-wide. The Campus SaVE Act is a provision of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). Is Your Campus Compliant with Campus SaVE? Your institution must be committed to maintaining a safe work...

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The 60-Day Comment Period is Over | What’s Next for Title IX?

alleged sexual misconduct or otherwise asks the school to take action, where the school knows or reasonably should know of an incident, the school must take steps to understand what occurred and respond appropriately..” “the alleged harassment must involve conduct that is occurred within the school’s program or activity – whether the harassment occurred at a location or under circumstances where the school owned the premises, exercised oversight, supervision or discipline over the location or participants…” The Definition of Sexual Harassment “any unwelcome sexual conduct, such as unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other verbal, nonverbal, or physical...

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Safety Alert – Sexual Misconduct Settlements

What Your Campus Can Do to Prevent Sexual Misconduct In what is thought to be the largest university sexual misconduct case settlement, Michigan State will pay $500 million to 332 victims of Larry Nassar’s sexual abuse. Previously, Penn State University paid $100 million to at least 35 victims of Jerry Sandusky’s sexual abuse. Brian Breslin, chairman of Michigan State’s governing board said “We recognize the need for change on our campus and in our community around sexual assault awareness and prevention.” Michigan State has not only started to make changes to its Title IX policy, but has also added to...

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Sexual Assault Awareness Month 2019

Sexual Assault Awareness Month What You Do Today Might Change Someone's Tomorrow Even with the best prevention efforts in place, sadly, students, faculty, and staff throughout the world will become victims of sexual assault and violence. At Vector Solutions, we know that each of us plays a vital role in preventing and reducing sexual assault and violence on campus. A role so important that our actions today can very well change the outcomes for tomorrow. That’s why in honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Vector Solutions is providing a variety of free valuable resources to educators and administrators to use...

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Scenario Learning Announces New Suite of Student Courses in SafeColleges Training

some cases, death. This course provides college students with awareness of issues related to alcohol and precautions to consider. Campus SaVE Act for Students – Sexual Violence Awareness: Sexual assault remains a significant problem on college campuses, despite the fact that federal law guarantees all students the right to an education free from sexual harassment and sexual violence. The effects of sexual violence can be long lasting, as well as emotionally and physically devastating. This course educates college and university students on proper identification, response and handling of sexual violence incidents. Bystander Intervention for Students: About one out of every...

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Making Title IX Training Accessible for International Students

Ensuring International Students Title IX Protections 1.1 million international students attended classes in the United States in the 2017-18 school year – making up around 5% of the total higher education student population. Students travel from all over to attend classes, but China, India, and South Korea produce the highest number of international students on American campuses. Is your campus prepared to educate multicultural students about their sexual assault and violence protection rights within the United States, and ensure you’re compliant with Title IX? Sexual Risk Factors for International Students Research is difficult to find regarding the relationship between sexual...

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Sexual Violence Prevention for Community College Students (Full)

Sexual Violence Prevention for Community College Students is a reality-driven course designed to educate students about consent, healthy relationshops, bystander intervention, as well as the realities of sexual assault, dating violences, domestic violence, and more. Featuring student presenters and survivors, the course includes scenarios, testimonials, and key advice for dealing with these crucial topics. This "Full Course" includes all content from the "Primary" course as well as additional educational materials, such as testimonials and scenarios to reinforce key concepts. (Featuring Not Anymore content)...

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Sexual Violence Prevention for Non-Traditional Students (Primary)

Sexual Violence Prevention for Non-Traditional Students is a reality-driven course designed to educate students about consent, healthy relationshops, bystander intervention, as well as the realities of sexual assault, dating violences, domestic violence, and more. Featuring student presenters and survivors, the course includes scenarios, testimonials, and key advice for dealing with these crucial topics. This "Primary" course includes essential and mandated information about: Consent & Sexual Assault, Dating/Domestic Violence, Stalking, Sexual Harassment, Bystander Intervention, Alcohol, Verbal Defense, Healthy Relationships, and What to Do if Violence Occurs. (Featuring Not Anymore content)...

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