A man was reported to have used force to grope a woman against her wishes at approximately 1 a.m. on Thursday.
If adopted, U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ proposed changes to federal guidance on colleges’ sexual assault policies would likely require Stanford to revise several key aspects of its Title IX system, according to an analysis by the University’s Office of Institutional Equity and Access.
In its Wednesday night session, the Graduate Student Council unanimously passed a bill committing ASSU President Shanta Katipamula ’19 to submitting feedback to the US Department of Education regarding proposed changes to Title IX regulations.
As college sexual assault policies draw increased scrutiny amid ongoing federal changes, documents reviewed by The Daily suggest that Stanford has publicly misrepresented aspects of its own Title IX practices.
On Nov. 16, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos announced the release of a campus sexual assault policy proposal that, if enacted, would reduce liability for universities and narrow the definition of sexual harassment.
Stanford has reached an agreement to partner with the County to offer the exams on-campus at Stanford Hospital.
Democrats gained a majority in the House of Representatives while Republicans retained the Senate in Tuesday’s midterm elections.