Miami University's 'Top Ten Ways to Get Away with Rape' Flyer Fiasco

Here's some terrifying news for the Halloween Beat: A flyer titled "Top Ten Ways to Get Away with Rape" was found in a men's bathroom at a Miami University co-ed dorm. The whole thing is so fucking vile, and includes tips and tricks like, "5. sex with an unconscious body does count so don't back down if shes [sic]… » 10/14/12 9:25pm 10/14/12 9:25pm

Yale University Discovers Firsthand the Awful Results of Gender…

When Yale University introduced gender neutral housing for seniors, it was an experiment to see what happens when people stop being polite and start getting real, and also a test to see whether male/female cohabitation might work for the general student population. And after a trial period allowing upperclassmen to… » 1/10/12 2:30pm 1/10/12 2:30pm

Court Allows Single-Sex Dorms To Continue The Fight Against Female…

A complaint that alleges that Catholic University's reversion back to single sex dorms constitutes discrimination has been dismissed by a DC human rights council. Over protests of the student body and some faculty members, university residences will now begin splitting up men and women, which means that the window for… » 12/01/11 12:10pm 12/01/11 12:10pm

College Kids Ride Out The Recession In McMansion Foreclosures

Were you forced to abandon your dream home thanks to the economic downturn? That must be sad for you, but buck up: Right now spoiled college kids may be filling your walk-in closet with baseball caps and positioning that poster of two ladies kissing in their underwear above the fireplace you thought you'd be gathering… » 11/13/11 9:49pm 11/13/11 9:49pm

Rutgers Introduces Gender-Neutral Housing After Student Suicide

In the wake of freshman Tyler Clementi's suicide, Rutgers University is making gender-neutral housing available to some students. The university hopes to create a better environment for LGBT students, although the program will be open to straight applicants as well. Says senior Aaron Lee, » 3/01/11 2:34pm 3/01/11 2:34pm

The Most Expensive Dorms In America

For these prices, you'd expect these most expensive of all dorm rooms to come with fancy Swedish mattresses and maid service. We're guessing you'll still have to settle for having your crap stolen from the laundry room. » 11/02/10 6:30pm 11/02/10 6:30pm

College Dorms Should Just Take Gender Out Of The Equation

The University of Oklahoma's first-ever coed floor brings up an important question about college students' living space: should gender-segregated housing be a thing of the past? » 8/30/10 1:50pm 8/30/10 1:50pm

You Decide: Should Single-Sex Dorms Allow Opposite-Sex Staff?

Recently, a reader told us her school had refused to let her serve as a resident assistant in an all-male dorm. Was this fair hiring practice, she asked, or discrimination? We decided to throw the question open for debate. » 7/01/10 4:00pm 7/01/10 4:00pm

More news in the NY papers about the Hawaiian Tropic Zone sexual harassment case » 10/09/08 9:20am 10/09/08 9:20am: The former employees who are suing the eatery and its management company allege that the married Anthony Rakis — who allegedly raped a fellow manager in a taxi — would routinely make to the dormitory-style apartments where the…