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  • JHU failed to notify students of sexual assault

    JHU failed to notify students of sexual assault
    An internal investigation found that the Johns Hopkins University failed to alert students, faculty and staff to what it called "a sexual assault" at a fraternity house in March 2013, the school's president said Wednesday in a letter to campus. In the...
  • Give Florida kudos for quick suspension in Treon Harris sexual assault case

    Give Florida kudos for quick suspension in Treon Harris sexual assault case
    Maybe Treon Harris is innocent of sexual assault. Maybe he is guilty. It’s not a good idea to rush to judgment in either scenario, but this much is true: Why does this keep happening? Harris is now the second quarterback at a prominent state...
  • Attorney confident suspended Gator Treon Harris won't be charged with sexual assault

    GAINESVILLE — The University of Florida football team's hero from Saturday's victory at Tennessee has been suspended following allegations he sexually assaulted a female student on campus early Sunday morning. UF announced Monday that freshman...
  • Gators do the right thing but don't deserve high-fives

    It took only minutes for the congratulations to start rolling in after the University of Florida suspended Treon Harris from the football team Monday. "Why does UF have to be classy and suspend our breakout star quarterback for investigation of female...
  • Severna Park school showcases environmental efforts

    Severna Park school showcases environmental efforts
    State and federal officials visited Folger McKinsey Elementary School in Severna Park this week to review the school's efforts to teach students about the environment — and reduce its own environmental impact. Folger McKinsey was recognized as a...
  • $13 million awarded to California charter schools

    $13 million awarded to California charter schools
    The U.S. Department of Education said Friday that it awarded about $13 million to three charter school networks in California to help them expand. The department awarded 27 new grants in 12 states totaling $39.7 million distributed under the Charter...
  • Keppel principal secures $2M arts education grant

    Keppel principal secures $2M arts education grant
    Glendale Unified was recently awarded $2 million to spend through 2018 on arts education at Mark Keppel Visual and Performing Arts Magnet School and its next door neighbor, Toll Middle School. Keppel Principal Lise Sondergaard wrote the grant last spring...
  • Report: Jameis Winston informed of disciplinary hearing

    Report: Jameis Winston informed of disciplinary hearing
    Florida State notified quarterback Jameis Winston in a letter Friday that he will face a disciplinary hearing conducted by a third party on a sexual assault charge in December 2012 by a female student at the university. The Heisman Trophy winner and his...
  • Attorney for Jameis Winston accuser says FSU letter to supporters filled with errors

    Attorney for Jameis Winston accuser says FSU letter to supporters filled with errors
    An attorney for Jameis Winston's accuser says FSU's letter defending its review of the sexual assault allegation is filled with errors. John Clune, a Title IX attorney representing the woman who accused Winston of rape, has long argued Florida State...
  • Jameis Winston reportedly set to face FSU sexual assault conduct hearing

    Jameis Winston reportedly set to face FSU sexual assault conduct hearing
    FSU officials reportedly informed star quarterback Jameis Winston Friday night he may be charged with as many as four university code of conduct violations in connection with an alleged sexual assault in December 2012, according to ESPN.com. In a letter...
  • Text of FSU's Jameis Winston letter sent to Seminoles supporters

    Text of FSU's Jameis Winston letter sent to Seminoles supporters
    The following is the full text of a letter FSU sent to supporters outlining its response to a sexual allegation made against star quarterback Jameis Winston: An open letter to the Florida State University community: In the face of misinformation in the...