UCD To Introduce Mandatory Sexual Harassment Workshops

Ireland“On Tuesday 25th February, the University held its official launch of UCD Report and Support. The event, held in the Student Centre’s Fitzgerald chamber, saw a large turnout from staff across the UCD community. Speakers at the event announced 90-minute classes on preventing sexual assault, an anonymous bystander reporting tool for all members of the UCD community and the Students’ Union announced an upcoming ‘It Stops Now’ campaign …” (more)

[Conor Capplis, College Tribune, 8 March]

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One Response to “UCD To Introduce Mandatory Sexual Harassment Workshops”

  1. D Says:

    Are they going to run free karate or jujitsu classes too for when they get a punch in the face attempting to put this “intervention class” into action? What about other crimes? If you see somebody dropping litter should you intervene and make a citizen’s arrest? Underage drinking? Somebody smoking a joint? Why are these crimes not important?
    This is infantilising students. They need to be treated exactly like the rest of the population apart from their training.

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