As part of the federal investigation currently being conducted by the Office for Civil Rights against the University of Arkansas, the school was asked about any Memorandum of Understanding it has with the City of Fayetteville. A University spokesperson stipulated the City and University have been operating under a process similar to what what drafted, […]
Dear University of Arkansas, I feel as if you all have missed the point as to why I filed a complaint with the Office of Civil Rights. Yes, I was extremely upset that a man who abused me for a year was found not responsible and I was going to have to continue to sit […]
As part of the University of Arkansas’ response to the OCR investigation, the University was asked to provide the Department of Education information on all cases referred to Title IX since 2013. The spreadsheet below documents how many cases were referred to the University. It is unfortunate there is so much missing information in the […]
The Arkansas Legislature’s Higher Education Subcommittee met Thursday, June 16, 2016 to discuss why there is no data on sexual assault for Arkansas higher education campuses. The University of Arkansas was invited to present during the meeting. Included in the presentation was a partial and redacted response from the University of Arkansas to the Office […]
The Arkansas Legislature’s Higher Education Subcommittee met Thursday, June 16, 2016 to discuss why there is no data on sexual assault for Arkansas higher education campuses. KUAR Report: http://ualrpublicradio.org/post/looking-sexual-assault-data-arkansas-college-campuses#stream/0 5News: State Representative Encourages Sex Assault Surveys On Campus KARK: http://www.arkansasmatters.com/news/local-news/legislators-updated-on-results-of-efforts-to-combat-sexual-assault-on-college-campuses?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter
Letter to the NW Arkansas Democrat Gazette published June 11, 2016 by third-year law student, Samantha Baker. http://www.nwaonline.com/news/2016/jun/11/nwa-letters/?opinion Letter in PDF form.
Below are links to Kayla Kimball’s story of dating violence, sexual assaults, and her account of how she was treated by the University of Arkansas. Thank you to Ms. Kimball for sharing her story. Part 1 – I am not what my abuser turned me into Part 2 – How my University is failing me […]