The role of universities in adjudicating cases of sexual assault among their students has been the object of heavy scrutiny in recent months. UNC, now the subject of two federal reviews evaluating its handling of sexual misconduct, has been at the fore of the conversation. The efforts of students Landen Gambill and Andrea Pino, and alumna Annie Clark to call attention to what they say is UNC's flawed and discriminatory procedures have been the subject of coverage in national media outlets.

But similar efforts have been playing out across the country. Few major universities have been left untouched by the national focus. Below is a list, updated daily, of articles surrounding the issue submitted by student newspapers across the country.

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Stony Brook: Title IX at Stony Brook

It was the last week of classes in May 2014 when a female Stony Brook University student contacted editors Rebecca Anzel, Giselle Barkley and Hanaa’ Tameez about her difficulty reporting a sexual assault to the university. On June 29, reporters Kelly Zegers and Arielle Martinez wrote an article detailing the complicated process by which Stony Brook University handles sexual assault complaints.

Rebecca Anzel, Giselle Barkley, Arielle Martinez, Hanaa’ Tameez, Kelly Zegers and Will Welch | July 25, 2015

Columbia: Nungesser adds additional allegations as Columbia denies liability, moves for lawsuit dismissal

Paul Nungesser, CC ’15, added claims to his case against Columbia as the University simultaneously moved to dismiss the suit in a joint letter from each party’s respective lawyers filed on Wednesday, according to a copy of the letter obtained by the Wall Street Journal.

Teo Armus | June 30, 2015

UC-Berkeley: Sexual assault survivors file lawsuit against UC regents, UC Berkeley

EMERYVILLE — Three women who were sexually assaulted while students at UC Berkeley filed a lawsuit Monday alleging that the campus perpetrated gender-based discrimination and fraudulently represented its safety.

Madeleine Pauker | June 30, 2015

GW: Officials expand CI trainings with focus on sexual assault prevention and adjusting to college

For incoming freshmen, Colonial Inauguration is just the starting point for discussions on serious topics on campus.

Ellie Smith and Eva Palmer | June 09, 2015

UC-Davis: Bill targeting sexual assault on community college campuses approved by California Assembly

On May 19, the California Assembly approved Assembly Bill (AB) 969, a bill that would give California Community Colleges (CCCs) grounds to suspend or dismiss students who threaten or commit violence against fellow classmates, whether the violence occurs on or off campus. The bill also requires students to report any charges of sexual assault that resulted in dismissal from an academic institution if transferring between CCCs.

Sydney Cohen | May 30, 2015

Northwestern: State campus sexual assault bill seeks clear policy, community collaboration

A bill aiming to improve institutional response to campus sexual assault passed the Illinois Senate last week. The bill includes requirements that colleges and universities notify victims of their rights and provide them with a confidential adviser.

Julia Jacobs | May 30, 2015

Pitt: Education on bystander intervention required to prevent sexual assault

What does sexual assault look like?

Editorial Board | May 28, 2015

Denver: Sexual Assault Awareness Summit: It’s On Us

There are currently 106 universities throughout the United States that are under Federal investigation for the mistreatment of sexual assault cases. It took the courage of many victims coming forward and making a stand to draw attention to this issue on college campuses.

Alex Moersen | May 28, 2015

Columbia: Samantha Power talks equality for women, references campus transgender and sexual assault activism at Barnard Commencement

United States Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power encouraged graduates to continue what she described as the fight for true equality at Barnard’s Commencement at Madison Square Garden on Sunday afternoon.

J. Clara Chan | May 18, 2015

UC-San Diego: CA officials Institute new sexual assault guidelines

California Attorney General Kamala Harris and University of California President Janet Napolitano announced a new framework to improve how California college campuses handle sexual assault cases. On Wednesday, May 13, Harris released a Model Memorandum of Understanding on Campus Sexual Assault.

Maria Sebas | May 18, 2015

UC-Berkeley: University must implement anti-sexual assault training

At the UC Student Congress, hosted by the UC Student Association last August, the UCSA adopted the UConsent campaign at the urging of hundreds of students in attendance. UConsent is the University of California-wide campaign against sexual assault, which works to support a culture of consent through increased “awareness, education and advocacy for improved resources at both the campus and state levels.” Since March, the UCSA has been encouraging students to sign a petition calling on the UC administration to put its money where its mouth is and provide a $420,000 yearly budget to mandate in-person, peer-led and survivor-informed consent and bystander-intervention training to students, staff and faculty.

Caitlin Quinn | May 18, 2015

UC-Santa Barbara: Chancellor Yang, UCSB Meet Demands of Sexual Assault Survivors After 13-Hour Sit-In

Sexual assault survivors and their supporters left the fifth floor of Cheadle Hall in triumph at almost 3 AM on Thursday, May 14, after a 13-hour sit-in ended with a signed agreement between the three students leading the movement and University of California, Santa Barbara Chancellor Henry Yang.

Kelsey Knorp | May 16, 2015

Chicago: A seat at the table

In spring 2013, the Student Government (SG) Annual Allocations Committee denied the UChicago Clothesline Project funding for the 2013 – 14 school year. The community response to this denial was powerful; an online petition drew nearly 1,000 signatures and funding was granted by the SG Finance Committee that summer. In spring 2014, SG established a $10,000 Sexual Assault Awareness fund for the 2014 – 15 school year, which we are finally seeing in action; most of the funds have been used for Sexual Assault Awareness Week, set for eighth week, May 17–22. This week has been sponsored in part by generous grants from the Campus Dialogue Fund, the Office of LGBTQ Student Life, and the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs (OMSA). The programming includes workshops by RSOs and the third annual spring installment of the UChicago Clothesline Project in Hutch Courtyard. It boasts events featuring prominent anti–sexual violence activists, including Dana Bolger, a founding co-director of Know Your IX; Wagatwe Wanjuki, coiner of the nationally trending #SurvivorPrivilege hashtag; and John Kelly, the first person to testify before the Senate about queer dating violence. This student-led, survivor-driven programming amplifies sexual assault survivors’ voices in an institutional environment that silences them.

Veronica Portillo Heap, Olivia Ortiz | May 16, 2015

Northwestern: Northwestern works to revise sexual misconduct policy

Northwestern is revising its sexual misconduct policy to reflect new guidelines from the federal Violence Against Women Act and feedback from members of the university community.

Tyler Pager | May 16, 2015

Iowa: Campus sexual assault statistics remain the same despite timely warnings

As the spring semester ends, the University of Iowa has only had one Clery Act warning, the lowest number in the past four semesters.

Ben Marks | May 16, 2015

Chicago: SG’s It’s On UofC campaign collects anti-sexual assault pledges

Over the past two weeks, Student Government has initiated It’s On UChicago, a campaign to encourage students to sign anti–sexual assault pledges in Hutch Courtyard and the Reynolds Club marketplace. The campaign is a prelude to Sexual Assault Awareness Week, which starts officially on Sunday, May 17.

Natalie Friedburg | May 16, 2015

UC-Santa Barbara: Napolitano, Attorney General Work to Improve Sexual Assault Policies

University of California President Janet Napolitano and Attorney General Kamala Harris developed a Model Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Wednesday to ensure cooperation between higher education and law enforcement in responding efficiently to sexual assault cases on UC campuses.

Cheryl Sun, Supriya Yelimeli | May 16, 2015

Knox College: Take Back the Night empowers sexual assault survivors

As part of this year’s Take Back the Night, members of Students Against Sexism in Society (SASS) pushed to create safe and inclusive spaces for survivors of sexual assault.

Simon Schatzberg | May 14, 2015

UCLA: Memorandum aims to improve universities’ response to sexual assault cases

University of California President Janet Napolitano and California Attorney General Kamala Harris established guidelines Wednesday for California universities and their local law enforcement agencies that aim to improve coordination and transparency in response to sexual assault cases.

Sierra Desousa | May 14, 2015

Biola: Biola University trails in sexual assault awareness

While Biola takes steps toward helping students report sexual assaults, its efforts in spreading awareness lag behind its counterparts.

Nicole Foy | May 08, 2015