- Associated Press - Thursday, December 18, 2014

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - University of Virginia President Teresa Sullivan says the school will make public reviews of how it responds to sexual assault allegations.

The Daily Progress (https://bit.ly/1r2m0Lf ) reports that Sullivan announced the move Wednesday at a Faculty Senate meeting.

Sullivan established an ad hoc group to conduct a review of the school’s policies and practices. She also asked the Charlottesville police to conduct a review.

Another review will be done by an independent counsel.

The reviews follow a Rolling Stone article describing an alleged gang rape at a fraternity house. The magazine has since apologized for what it calls discrepancies in details of the account.

The university also is being reviewed by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights’ Title IX.

___

Information from: The Daily Progress, https://www.dailyprogress.com


Copyright © 2019 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide