A lawsuit filed against University offers details on alleged assault.
Dialogue On Assault Adds Jesuit Voice
The Jesuit community contributes thoughts on campus sexual violence.
Former BC Student Files Suit In Alleged Assault
The University has been sued for supposedly mishandling a 2012 assault case.
UVA Scandal Sparks Conversation
Although the UVA case might not have been entirely factual, it has certainly started a conversation about the prevalence of sexual assault on campuses nationwide.
BC Improves Sexual Assault Policy
Over the summer, BC revised its sexual misconduct policy to define important terms, such as “consent,” and to change the model of investigation and adjudication of sexual assault cases. These changes are improvements in the University’s policy.
BC Revises Its Sexual Misconduct Policies And Investigative Process
The University updated its student sexual misconduct policy this summer to change the process through which cases of misconduct are handled, to include more precise definitions of key terms, and to change the way Boston College weighs requests for confidentiality in reported cases.
BCPD Responds To Increase In Reported Sexual Assaults In 2013
The latest figures reported in the University’s Annual Disclosure of Crime Statistics—a public report federally mandated under the Clery Act—show an increase in the number of forcible sexual assaults reported at Boston College in 2013.
Taking Caution As The New Year Begins
It’s good to have fun in Boston, but only while also being educated about issues such as sexual assault.
Boston Area Rape Crisis Center Strives To Raise Awareness About Assaults
Originally founded in 1973 to serve as a hotline center to field calls from rape survivors, the Boston Area Rape Crisis Center is now one of the largest independent sexual assault crisis centers in Massachusetts.