External Resources

Chronicle of Higher Education: Sexual Assault Brief (pdf): This document provides a digest of recent Chronicle reporting on sexual assault on campuses nationwide.

White House Task Force report (pdf): The White House Task Force is a group convened by President Obama. This group released 20 pages of recommendations in April 2014 providing practical instructions for colleges to prevent and respond to sexual assault.

NotAlone.gov: This site offers resources to colleges developing sexual assault policies and to students who have experienced an assault or believe they have been mistreated by their college or university.

It's On Us: This is a public-service campaign sponsored by the White House. The campaign began in September 2014 and urges more people - especially young men - to identify the risks of sexual assault and intervene.

Know your IX: This national movement was started by self-identified survivors of sexual assault and urges colleges to strengthen policies, teaches students to file federal complaints and lobbies for legislative change.