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Sexual Assault Policy News Archive

Dr. Gervan Fearon, President and Vice-Chancellor, Brandon University The Honourable Ian Wishart, Minister of Education and Training The Honourable Rochelle Squires, Minister of Sport, Culture and Heritage Ms. Dara Hallock, Vice-President, Advocacy, University of Manitoba Students’ Union Susan Gottheil, Vice-Provost (Students), University of Manitoba

Province announces new law to address sexual violence on campuses

April 28, 2017 — 
'As a result of this new law, clear expectations are set for post-secondary institutions on creating a culture of safety and consent, training staff on how to compassionately and appropriately support victims of sexual violence, and setting policies to guide their overall planning and response.'

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“We took the time to get it right”

September 2, 2016 — 
The new sexual assault policy is designed to provide support to individuals who experience sexual assault and to provide guidelines and training to community members on how to respond.

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Sexual assault policy changes

August 29, 2016 — 
The Board of Governors approved a new standalone sexual assault policy for the University of Manitoba community this summer

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University of Manitoba Admin building

New sexual assault policy approved by Board of Governors

June 24, 2016 — 
New policy is designed to provide support and training guidelines to assist in dealing with incidents of sexual assault

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President David Barnard’s statement to Senate on sexual assault

April 15, 2016 — 
The absolute necessity for a culture of respect and consent

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Community input sought for Behavioural Policies review

November 9, 2015 — 
Documents include the Respectful Work and Learning Environment Policy, the Violent or Threatening Behaviour Policy, the Inappropriate or Disruptive Student Behaviour Policy, and the Student Discipline Bylaw

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Group works towards sexual assault response protocol

November 25, 2014 — 
International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

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