How uni sexual assault victims are being let down by a system cloaked in secrecy

  • Anna Bull

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Description

Anna Bull is quoted in reports on sexual assault victims at Universities

Period17 Nov 2020 → 9 May 2021

Media coverage

6

Media coverage

  • TitleCall for universities to publish annual data on harassment
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletTimes Higher Education
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date9/05/21
    DescriptionGreater transparency would provide a more accurate picture of sexual misconduct in sector, campaigners say after Everyone’s Invited allegations
    URLhttps://www.timeshighereducation.com/news/call-universities-publish-annual-data-onharassment
    PersonsAnna Bull
  • TitleMore work to do preventing sexual misconduct at London universities
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletSWLondoner
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date8/03/21
    DescriptionA SWLondoner investigation has found that London universities received more than 100 allegations of sexual misconduct in each of the past three academic years.
    Producer/AuthorImogen Horton
    URLhttps://www.swlondoner.co.uk/news/08032021-more-work-to-do-preventing-sexual-misconduct-at-london-universities/
    PersonsAnna Bull
  • TitleCoventry University tries to silence sex scandal whistleblowers
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletThe Times
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date6/01/21
    DescriptionPotential whistleblowers have been warned against speaking out over an internal inquiry into alleged sexual misconduct by a university leader.
    Producer/AuthorSean O'Neill
    URLhttps://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/coventry-university-tries-to-silence-sex-scandal-whistleblowers-nqqn7ffxs
    PersonsAnna Bull
  • TitleRoyal Academy of Music students 'feared speaking out' about sexual harassment
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletArts Professional
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date24/11/20
    DescriptionRoyal Academy of Music students feared speaking out about sexual harassment because it might affect their career prospects, an independent review has found
    Producer/AuthorAdele Redmond
    URLhttps://www.artsprofessional.co.uk/news/royal-academy-music-students-feared-speaking-out-about-sexual-harassment
    PersonsAnna Bull
  • TitleSexual abuse at English and Welsh universities 'a public scandal' – study
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletThe Guardian
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date19/11/20
    DescriptionAn estimated 50,000 incidents of sexual abuse or harassment take place in universities in England and Wales every year, according to research, which accuses the sector of failing to adequately address what is “fast becoming a public scandal”.
    Producer/AuthorSally Weale
    URLhttps://www.theguardian.com/education/2020/nov/19/sexual-abuse-at-english-and-welsh-universities-a-public-scandal-study
    PersonsAnna Bull
  • TitleHow uni sexual assault victims are being let down by a system cloaked in secrecy Read more: https://metro.co.uk/2020/11/17/in-focus-why-unis-need-to-do-better-when-dealing-with-sexual-assault-13571741/?ito=cbshare Twitter: https://twitter.com/MetroUK | Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MetroUK/
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletMetro
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date17/11/20
    DescriptionAlthough 62% of students had experienced sexual violence at UK universities, according to research in 2018, only 1 in 10 actually reported their experience to the police or university. Of those, just 6% chose to inform their uni and out of those respondents, a meagre 2% were satisfied with the reporting process in place at their university.
    Producer/AuthorSamantha Kilford
    URLhttps://metro.co.uk/2020/11/17/in-focus-why-unis-need-to-do-better-when-dealing-with-sexual-assault-13571741/
    PersonsAnna Bull