STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) fields have entered the #MeToo era.
The groups cite a negative effect on sexual assault survivors since DeVos rescinded the Obama-era Title IX guidance.
Michigan State President Lou Anna Simon is leaving amid an outcry over the school’s handling of allegations against Dr. Larry Nassar, newly sentenced for sex crimes.
If the world’s most popular sport is going to take hold in this country, the NCAA, Major League Soccer and the national sports media need to hype the college game—and get it on TV.
The documentary shines a light on the prevalence of rape and other sexual assaults on campuses across the nation, and puts faces and voices to the pain-filled stories we hear so frequently.
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Debates about gender equality in the sciences are nothing new, but now the stakes may be higher for universities with science funding from the federal government to prove that sexual discrimination isn't present in their departments. Title IX isn't just for sports anymore.