Revamping the policy

Students should engage in sexual assault dialogues on campus

The Office of Civil Rights submitted a “Dear Colleague” letter in April 2011 with about 70 mandates for the adjudication of sexual assault cases on university campuses across the nation. In response, UNC-CH released a new sexual assault policy on Aug. 1, 2012.

University administrators received feedback from students, faculty and staff regarding the policy and were working to consider revisions when members of the University community submitted an Office of Civil Rights complaint in January. Read more in The Daily Tar Heel …