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New survey data informs University of Minnesota’s longstanding commitment to addressing sexual assault and misconduct

Monday, September 21, 2015

The University of Minnesota Twin Cities (UMTC) was one of 27 universities to partner with the Association of American Universities (AAU) for the Campus Climate Survey on Sexual Assault and Sexual Misconduct. Released today in aggregate form, the survey is the largest and most comprehensive examination to date of sexual assault and sexual misconduct on campuses across the country, and is designed to provide participating universities with detailed information needed to better understand the experiences and attitudes of students with respect to these serious issues.

Read the full news release.

Read President Eric Kaler's message to the Twin Cities Campus Community: We must do better to ensure a safe and respectful campus climate.


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