About one quarter of undergraduate girls say they’ve been sexually assaulted, in response to a disturbing new nationwide survey inside the US, which found that at one institution, the College of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the decide was a startling one in three, writes Natalie Musumeci for the New York Submit.
The Affiliation of American Universities (AAU) launched the findings of its Campus Local weather Survey on Sexual Assault and Sexual Misconduct remaining week by way of which 181,752 school college students from 33 personal and non-private institutions participated. In keeping with the survey, 41.8% of all members reported experiencing sexual touching or penetration involving bodily strain and the shortcoming to consent.
“The disturbing information from this yr’s survey is that sexual assault and misconduct stay far too prevalent amongst college students in any respect ranges of examine,” AAU President Mary Sue Coleman acknowledged in a press launch.
Full report on the New York Post site