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University sexual assault report: Half of students harassed at least once in 2016 - ABC Online

A survey of university students by the Human Rights Commission has found more than half of respondents were sexually harassed on at least one occasion last year. Key points: The report found women experienced harassment and assaults at ...and more »

At least 52 ANU students sexually assaulted on campus last year, survey reveals - ABC Online

A national survey by the Human Rights Commission has found 3.5 per cent of Australian National University (ANU) students were sexually assaulted on campus last year. The sexual harassment and sexual assault figures for the ANU, one of Australia's ...and more »

Universities have a problem with sexual assault and harassment: here's how to fix it - The Conversation AU

Universities in Australia have a serious problem with sexual assault and sexual harassment. The Australian Human Rights Commission's survey, released today, documents that large numbers of students have experienced sexual assault and harassment.and more »

Universities unveil plan to reduce sexual harassment and sexual assault on campus - The Conversation AU

Australian universities have announced a ten-point plan in response to the release of a national survey into sexual assault and harassment on university campuses, released on Tuesday by the Australian Human Rights Commission. The survey found: 1.6% of ...and more »

Few Speak Up On Sex Assaults, Harassment at Aussie Campuses - Diverse: Issues in Higher Education

by Rod McGuirk, Associated Press. CANBERRA, Australia — A survey of more than 30,000 Australian university students released on Tuesday found that half the respondents had been sexually harassed and almost one in 50 had been sexually assaulted on ...and more »

Universities can no longer ignore survivors of campus rape culture - The Sydney Morning Herald

Today is a day of mixed emotions. For the first time ever, the Australian Human Rights Commission has released national data on the prevalence rates of sexual assault within university communities. For some, the results will be shocking. For many ...and more »

Australia has a sexual assault problem. We need to stop looking the other way - ABC Online

It has been a momentous week for sexual assault and abuse survivors in this country. There has been shock and outrage with the release of the results of the Human Rights Commission survey in relation to sexual assault and harassment. However, of all ...and more »

One in five students sexually harassed at university, landmark report reveals - The Sydney Morning Herald

University students are experiencing "unacceptable" rate of sexual assault on campus, a survey of 31,000 Australian students has found, after students reported being assaulted on the way to university, inside residential colleges and by the staff ...and more »

'We should all be shocked' leader of university with worst results comforts students - The Sydney Morning Herald

Australian universities have been hammered by the results of the world's largest survey into sexual assault on campus after the Human Rights Commission labelled its findings "unacceptable". Replay ...and more »

University sexual assault report to reveal extent of attacks, harassment among students - ABC Online

A long-awaited report into sexual assaults at Australian universities is expected to show that minorities on campus are more likely to be attacked or harassed. Key points: The Human Rights Commission surveyed 39,000 students from across the country ...and more »