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CARE reports increase in students using its services

Paige Leskin, Reporter

August 8

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Sexual Assault

The Center for Awareness, Response and Education reported a nearly 50 percent increase in the number of services it provided to Northwestern students during the 2013-14 academic year. In an annual report, which was released...

Updated: Ludlow will not join Rutgers’ faculty

Ciara McCarthy, Editor in Chief

July 2

Filed under Administration, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories, Sexual Assault

Philosophy Prof. Peter Ludlow will not join the faculty at Rutgers for the coming academic year, the school said Wednesday.Ludlow will remain on Northwestern’s faculty, University spokesman Al Cubbage confirmed Wednesday. L...

Northwestern to update policy after proposed rule about sexual assault statistics

Olivia Exstrum, Assistant Summer Editor

June 28

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Sexual Assault

Northwestern officials say they are prepared to comply with a new rule proposed by the White House under the Violence Against Women Act that would require colleges to compile statistics for incidents of dating violence, domestic...

Students plan to decorate mortarboards to show support for Title IX

Olivia Exstrum, Assistant Summer Editor

June 19

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Sexual Assault

Multiple students are planning to decorate their mortarboards with a taped “IX” at Northwestern's commencement ceremony Friday morning to celebrate NU's progress regarding Title IX and to show solidarity for those affected...

Ludlow sues Northwestern for gender discrimination, defamation

Sophia Bollag, Assistant Summer Editor

June 19

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories, Sexual Assault

Philosophy Prof. Peter Ludlow is suing Northwestern and top University officials for defamation, gender discrimination and invasion of privacy. The University acted “with malice and with reckless indifference” toward Ludlow’s...

Title IX suit against Northwestern moves forward with amended complaint

Ciara McCarthy, Managing Editor

June 6

Filed under Administration, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories, Sexual Assault

The Medill junior who is suing Northwestern for mishandling her complaint of sexual assault filed an amended lawsuit Thursday, which included new details about her experience in the aftermath of the assault and updated information...

CARE administrator Eva Ball to leave Northwestern

Jeanne Kuang and Tyler Pager

May 29

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories, Sexual Assault

Eva Ball, the Center for Awareness, Response and Education's sexual violence response services coordinator, will leave Northwestern after two years of working with sexual assault survivors on campus. Ball, who was on leave...