Charges against Allegheny student for alleged assault withdrawn. USWNT is compensated by an unlikely suitor. Memes: a cultural phenomenon with dangerous, powerful implications. A letter from the editor. Only three and a half months into the academic school year, Allegheny College has formally reported three sexual assault cases on campus. Three cases in the last three months already puts Allegheny at exactly half of the number of cases that occurred in the whole academic school year.
Allegheny County pays $8.5K settlement to former jail guard over sexual harassment claims
Chilling Allegations of Sexual Harassment in Science - The Allegheny Front
Such behaviors include, but are not limited to, the use of slurs, epithets, name-calling, gestures, demeaning jokes, derogatory stereotypes, bullying, or conduct that may be physically threatening, harmful or humiliating or cause a person to feel unsafe. Sexual harassment may be found in a single episode as well as in persistent behavior. Sexual violence is a form of sexual harassment and it includes rape, sexual assault, sexual battery, and sexual coercion. Sexual coercion is the act of using pressure or force to have sexual contact with someone who has already refused. Dating violence is violence committed by a person who is or has been in a romantic or intimate relationship with the victim.
Chilling Allegations of Sexual Harassment in Science
Allegheny County officials insist that the firing of Maj. Robert J. Bytner from the jail shows they take seriously sexual harassment allegations, but internal investigative documents tell a slightly different story. Bytner, 54, was the fifth-highest-ranking official at the lockup, responsible for handling employee and inmate discipline and investigating allegations of staff misconduct, including those directed against him by two female workers.
No member of the Allegheny College community should tolerate discriminatory or sexual harassment, sexual assault or other forms of sexual violence, dating violence, domestic violence or stalking. Allegheny College prohibits all forms of such conduct defined more specifically below by any member of the Allegheny College community or by any guest or visitor to Allegheny. Individuals experiencing, observing, or otherwise having information regarding any of these types of misconduct are urged to report the information immediately to one of the persons listed in Part IV below. If a hostile environment has been created, the College will take steps to end such an environment. The College takes all such reports seriously and will respond promptly.