#Universities

  • Article: UK Universities Are Rolling Out Consent Courses to Crack Down on Harassment

    UK Universities Are Rolling Out Consent Courses to Crack Down on Harassment

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 11, 2019

    Nearly 1,500 reports of sexual harassment or sexual violence against students were made in 2018-9. Read more

  • Article: Twenty UK Universities Just Joined Forces to Buy Their Energy From Wind Farms

    Twenty UK Universities Just Joined Forces to Buy Their Energy From Wind Farms

    By Helen Lock|Oct. 8, 2019

    The institutions have signed a 10-year deal with renewable energy companies. Read more

  • Article: Half of Britain's Female Students Have Experienced Unwanted Sexual Touching: Poll

    Half of Britain's Female Students Have Experienced Unwanted Sexual Touching: Poll

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 27, 2019

    But just 5% of incidents are being reported. Read more

  • Article: Meghan Markle Is Tackling 'Staggering' Race Discrimination in British Universities

    Meghan Markle Is Tackling 'Staggering' Race Discrimination in British Universities

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 19, 2019

    Of 19,000 recorded professors in Britain in 2016/7, just 25 were black women. Read more

  • Article: An LGBTQ+ Mural Was Defaced at Wits University. So What Is Being Done Now to Tackle Abuse?

    An LGBTQ+ Mural Was Defaced at Wits University. So What Is Being Done Now to Tackle Abuse?

    By Thato Mahlangu|Sept. 28, 2018

    It’s vital that universities drive progress to keep LGBTQ+ students safe, secure, and empowered. Read more

  • Article: These Students Aren't Eating Until Their University Divests from Fossil Fuels

    These Students Aren't Eating Until Their University Divests from Fossil Fuels

    By Chris Gelardi|May 21, 2018

    "Divestment is one of those situations that calls on us to use every inch of our power." Read more