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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Harvard: Counseling Group Takes Break After Sexual Assault Survey

Response, a group of Harvard students who counsel peers on topics related to relationships, including sexual harassment and assault, has temporarily suspended its hotline and counseling services, citing the need to rest following the release of campus sexual assault survey results late last month.

Ivan B. K. Levingston | October 07, 2015

Penn State: CAPS Women’s Empowerment Group meetings provide support for those affected by sexual assault

Targeted for women affected by sexual assault, the Sexual Assault Recovery Group will be changing its name to the Women’s Empowerment Group this semester.

Antonia Jaramillo | October 07, 2015

Oklahoma State: Presentations will educate students on reporting sexual assault

Oklahoma State students can get a new perspective on campus sexual assault Wednesday.

1 is 2 Many, a university campaign against sexual violence, is working with the Wings of Hope sexual assault response team, the OSU Police Department and the student organization One in Four to present “This Changed My Life.”

Nuria Martinez-Keel | October 07, 2015

Harvard: At Office Hours, Faust Fields Questions About Sexual Assault

University President Drew G. Faust opened up her office to student visitors for an hour on Monday, and a group of undergraduates used the meeting to approach her with concerns about sexual assault at Harvard and the results of the sexual climate survey that Faust herself deemed “deeply troubling.”

Jalin P. Cunningham | October 07, 2015

Wisconsin: Community members explore how to end pattern of sexual assault

Community organizer Dayna Long met with area residents Monday to reflect on the “Take Back the Bike Path” protest that took place just over two weeks ago.

Kaitlyn Veto | October 07, 2015

Iowa State: Sexual assault is combatted with consent

Editor's note: This story is the beginning of a series on sexual assault that will focus on issues related to Iowa State's sexual assault climate survey released in September.

It’s as simple as asking someone if they would like a cup of tea.

Alex Connor | October 07, 2015

Cornell: O’Toole | Sexual Assault is Serious

Eighteen percent of female students surveyed in the AAU Campus Climate Survey said that they experienced nonconsensual sexual contact by physical force or incapacitation since arriving at Cornell. Thirteen percent of female students said that they experienced nonconsensual sexual contact by the absence of affirmative consent.

Annie O'Toole | October 07, 2015

Stanford: Opinion: Today’s forecast is nonconsent: The sexual assault emergency of campus climate

On October 1st, President Hennessy and Provost Etchemendy released the results of a survey conducted late last academic year concerning sexual assault on campus. In Spring 2015, the survey was released in order to obtain information on the prevalence of sexual assault, harassment and relationship violence at Stanford, and gauge student attitudes on safety, wellbeing, and trust on campus. Not coincidentally, it came after the news of afederal investigation into Stanford’s handling of sexual assault cases and a long string ofstudent activism.

Lily Zheng | October 05, 2015

Colorado State: ‘Consent,’ ‘affirmative consent’ definitions debated when collecting sexual assault statistics

The Collegian would like to inform its readers that the content in this article may trigger those affected by sexual assault.

October is nationally recognized as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and the Women and Gender Advocacy Center is referring to it as Relationship Violence Awareness Month.

Tatiana Parafiniuk-Talesnick | October 05, 2015

Brown: Letter: Sexual assault training reform is collaborative

From the Sept. 18 Herald article “First-year sexual assault training to be reevaluated,” some readers may have gotten the impression that BWell has been resistant to change and taken an obstructionist stance on the first-year orientation sexual assault training. This is not the case.

Brown Daily Herald | October 05, 2015

Columbia: Opinion: Why sexual assault prevention needs an LGBTQ focus and the help of men

Warning: This article deals with issues of sexual violence.

Last year, Carry That Weight radically altered sexual assault awareness nationwide. This semester, the outrage against sexual assault grew stronger after the American Association of Universities and Columbia confirmed that nearlyone in four female undergraduates are survivors of sexual assault.

Brian Min | October 05, 2015

James Madison: Symposium progresses with sexual assault talks

JMU’s School of Public and International Affairs is hosting a fall symposium on sexual violence, which has prompted interest and support from multiple departments.

Morgan Lynch | October 05, 2015

Penn State: Sexual assault reported to State College Police

A woman reported to State College police Saturday morning that she was inappropriately touched by an unknown male while walking downtown, police said.

Sarah Vasile | October 04, 2015

Vanderbilt: Students walk in solidarity with sexual violence survivors

With one hand holding umbrellas and the other holding signs that read “My black dress is not a yes” and “Feminism is the radical notion that women are people,” Vanderbilt Feminists held their Survivor Solidarity Walk yesterday evening.

Lindsay Williams | October 04, 2015

U of San Francisco: Sexual Assault Memorandum for All SF Colleges

San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón held a press conference last Tuesday morning to discuss a new, city-wide relationship between San Francisco colleges and the SFPD. This memorandum of understanding (MOU), which focuses primarily on the legal processes associated with sexual assault, intends to bridge the gap between campus police and the San Francisco legal system. Colleges included in this memorandum are San Francisco State, City College of San Francisco, UCSF, Academy of Art University, and USF.

Katie Ward | October 04, 2015

Northwestern: Campus survey results contains clues on curbing sexual assault

On Monday, Northwestern released its Campus Climate Survey report. The survey, distributed to students near the end of last school year, questioned its subjects about the sexual environment on campus, their own views on consent and what constitutes sexual assault. In some aspects, the report was encouraging: 97 percent of respondents agreed consent was essential before sexual activity.

Sara Halloran | October 04, 2015

Indiana: Students march in protest of sexual assault

With faces masked by black bandanas, the students and supporters marched down Kirkwood Avenue chanting, “Whatever we wear and wherever we go, yes means yes and no means no.”

Carley Lanich | October 04, 2015

Michigan: With survey data, administrators assess sexual assault at the University

University President Mark Schlissel and his administration have spent the last academic year working to roll out new policy initiatives regarding several campus issues — most notably, athletics, diversity, sexual assault, alcohol abuse and Greek life. The Michigan Daily concludes this week’s “Campus Context” series by delving into the chain of events that has led to a closer examination of the University’s approach toward sexual assault on campus.

Allana Akhtar | October 04, 2015

Lousiana State: Annual Security and Fire Report reveals slight decrease in sexual assault reporting from previous year

The number of reported forcible sexual offenses on campus tripled from three in 2012 to nine in 2014, according to the 2015 Annual Security and Fire Report released by the LSU Police Department on Thursday. The number of offenses peaked in 2013, with 10 reported cases.

Caitlin Burkes | October 04, 2015

Wisconsin: Sexual assault dialogue demands inclusivity

It’s difficult to read campus newspapers recently without seeing accounts of sexual assault, yet the reactions of women on campus have been missing from this deluge of media. Whether the articles in question have been reports on the alarming number of campus assaults, accounts of local atrocities like the rape and near-homicide that occurred on the Capital City Bike Path, discussion of college surveys on the topic, news of reactionary student organizations or opinion pieces, these stories have not represented the fear and disgust expressed in conversation by many of the women I know.

Theda Berry | October 01, 2015