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The 1752 Group Press release on the Universities UK Report taskforce on violence against women, harassment and hate crime in universities, 20 October 2016
Why We Need To Address Staff Sexual Misconduct In Higher Education, Huffington Post, 7 March 2017
Bringing the HE sector up to date on staff-to-student sexual misconduct,
written for ProtectED, 3 February 2017
Staff-to-student sexual harassment must be tackled urgently, WonkHE, 21 September 2016
In this opinion piece Anna Bull lays out the importance of the Universities UK taskforce and others within the sector addressing staff sexual misconduct, and recommendations from The 1752 Group.
Media featuring The 1752 Group
Cultural change is needed to tackle sexual harassment on campus, The Guardian, 20 July 2017
Goldsmiths paid almost £200k compensation over sexual harassment claims, Evening Standard, 7 March 2017
Calls for action by universities on ‘epidemic’ of harassment on campus, Guardian, 6 March, 2017
New sexual harassment claims at Goldsmiths spark calls for inquiry, Guardian, 6 March 2017
Sexual harassment ‘at epidemic levels’ in UK universities, Guardian, 5 March 2017
Sexual abuse and harassment by university staff against students – further work to address the issue, Nicola Dandridge, Chief Executive, Universities UK, 3 February 2017
What will happen in higher education in 2017?, Guardian, 5 January 2017
Sexual harassment panel condemns ‘culture of condoning’, Varsity, 5 December 2016
Universities Told To Take “A Zero-Tolerance Approach” To Sexual Violence on Campus, BuzzFeed News, 21 October 2016
Universities must offer ‘joined-up’ response on harassment and abuse, Times Higher Education, 21 October 2016
Universities are making radical new changes to how they deal with rape, Broadly, 21 October 2016
Why do we forget that university staff also harass students? By Dr Ann Olivarius, Medium, 21 October 2016. Follow @AnnOlivarius
Zero tolerance to sexual violence required on campus, University World News, 21 October 2016
UK universities turn “blind eye” to sex harassment – claim, The Complete University Guide, 30 August 2016
Sexual harassment of students by university staff hidden by non-disclosure agreements, Guardian, 26 August 2016
This article raises crucial issues relating to the circulation of academic staff and the extreme difficulties students have in making complaints within institutions.