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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 »

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 »

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 »

Sexual assault 'far too prevalent' in Australian universities - Times Higher Education (THE)

National survey finds that one in 10 female students have been attacked in past two years. August 1, 2017. Share on twitter · Share on facebook · Share on linkedin · Share on whatsapp · Share on mail. By Chris Havergal. Twitter: @CHavergalTHE.and more »

Unis respond to survey on campus assault and harassment - The Australian

Universities across the country are putting in place comprehensive strategies and a raft of measures to deal with sexual assault and harassment on campuses. Individual institutional reports have revealed huge differences, major anomalies and several ...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 »

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 »

Tory Shepherd: Uni sexual assault report a critical step against complacency - The Advertiser

A MATE tells me that in Papua New Guinea, some women lock themselves in so-called “rape cages”. When they crawl into bed at night, they lock the metal bars around themselves. It's just one way in which women, under constant threat of rape, try to ...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 »