Americans all over the country need to be aware that sexual assault on college campuses is a tremendous issue. According to The Washington- Kaiser Poll it was found that “20% of young women who attended college the past four years were sexually assaulted”. The Washington Post’s point is that the sexual assault in college is still prevalent and not enough people are aware. David French, author of The Campus-Rape Lie also comments on that idea when he writes “ The campus life is so dangerous for women that one in five of them will be victims of sexual assault before they leave college”. If The Washington Post and David French both claim that the amount of women are still getting sexually assaulted then it is clear that it is still a problem at
On college campuses across the United States young women and men are sexually assaulted. Only 5% of those assaults are reported making it the most unreported crime on campus. In America 1 in 3 women are raped every minute, 78 every hour, 56,160 every month, and approximately 683,280 women will be sexually assaulted by the end of this year. Even though most sexual assaults are from the acts of men against women, women are still blamed for the assault for taking place. From the way she dresses, if….
Sexual assault is a prominent issue on college campuses all over the country and it affects everyone that is involved. The government is putting a lot of pressure on college administrations to help prevent the chance that one of their students may be drugged and/or sexually assaulted. People are afraid that colleges and administrators are not doing their best to prevent sexual assault on students nor are they fully providing the support to the victims. As a girl in college, I know that….
Sexual assault has become a norm on college campuses across the United States; so much so that college women are 3x more likely to be a victim of a sex crime Rainn (2017). It does not have to be this way, their are clear ways sexual assault in a college setting can be prevented. Unfortunately, colleges and universities are not taking the right steps in developing programs and safe spaces for sexual assault victims and prevention. Sexual assault prevention on college campuses is especially….
and sexual assault. College rape statistics are the highest now as they have been in years. While attending college, 27% of women reported being raped or sexually assaulted, and over 90% of attempts or completed sexual assaults go unreported. College campuses are an ideal hunting ground for predators due to the availability of alcohol and other drugs, the fact that many people live on their own, and the fact that the age of many college students are 18-24.
Of the number of sexual assaults that….
the beautiful college campuses they are in awe of the wonderful academics and amazing atmosphere, but little do they think of this hidden issue. Everyone knows a girl who will enter one of these universities whether it is a daughter, a friend, a niece, a sister, or even a cousin. Therefore, every single person should have an interest in this proposal.
Of the women who will enter college one in every five will get sexually assaulted during their four years of college, and the colleges are failing them….
Sexual assault occurs on every college campus. It does not matter if the institution is public or private, have a higher or small number of students, co-ed or same sex, urban or rural; students can become a victim of sexual assault at any school. Men can be victims of a women rapist or a male rapist. Women can be victims of a female or male rapists. While, sexual assault can happen to anyone.
College campuses can be a place that foster sexual assaults. Although sexual assaults involve….
30% of college-attending women report being sexually harassed during their years on campus, it becomes much more obvious that this is an issue that goes ignored far too often. In a world where women are criticized for every move they make, it’s no wonder that only 20% of the victims come forward about their assault. Although many people are aware of it, it seems that there is not much being done to prevent sexual assault and harassment on school campuses.
The stigma around sexual assault and harassment….
is a victim of sexual assault. That means that during this class period over 467 people will be sexually assaulted in america alone. Most sexual assaults happen on college campuses where there is little support or help for these victims. This problem is not an isolated situation either. At IU there were over 300 sexual assault reports and only 3 cases that a person was expelled for it. Colleges turn away from these cases because they simply cost too much too take care of. Colleges need to start taking….
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Sexual Violence/Assaults on College Campuses
Purpose: To inform the audience about sexual violence in college
Thesis: As college students, it is important for us to understand what sexual violence is, how we can avoid it, and where we can go for help if it happens to us.
Organizational Pattern: Topical
A. Attention Getter: Eileen had just started her second semester of college and was a week away from turning 18. Upon returning….
people are becoming more aware that sexual assault is a growing problem on college campuses in the United States. A revolutionary study in the 80s found that 1 in 4 women on university campuses have been sexually victimized (Koss, Gidycz, Wisniewski 1987). Analyses on sexual assault on campus have all shown us that the phenomenon is pertinent across the grounds of all United States colleges and universities. When comparing the victimization rate of college students to persons of the same age group….