UConn to Rape Victims: Here's Your $1.3 Million. Now Please Shut Up.

The University of Connecticut has settled a lawsuit filed by five women who claimed that the institution failed to protect them from sexual assault. The school will pay the plaintiffs a total of $1.3 million, and in return, UConn will admit no wrongdoing and the plaintiffs will agree to shut up. » 7/21/14 4:15pm 7/21/14 4:15pm

UConn Under Federal Investigation for Response to Sexual Assaults

The University of Connecticut is now under federal investigation for its indifference and negligence in responding to reports of sexual assault and harassment. Following a Title IX complaint filed against the school by seven sexual assault survivors in October, the Department of Education has confirmed that it will be… » 12/10/13 7:00pm 12/10/13 7:00pm

7 Women File Complaint Against UConn for Failing to Respond to Rapes

Seven current and former UConn students have filed a Title IX complaint against the university, alleging that the administration failed to protect them from sexual assault on campus and responded inadequately to sexual assaults that did occur. Their accounts are, in a word, horrifying. » 10/22/13 7:00pm 10/22/13 7:00pm

College Senior Is Sexually Assaulted While Group Of Dudes Cheer

Melissa Bruen, the outgoing editor-in-chief of the UConn Daily Campus decided to write a first-person essay about her sexual assault as her last act as EIC. In late April, UConn had its annual spring weekend — a drunken rite that occurs at most colleges during the hazy end of spring semester. Bruen was walking home… » 5/07/08 4:00pm 5/07/08 4:00pm