Tougher sanctions for Universities that fail to tackle the growing problem of sexual misconduct and harassment.

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Tougher sanctions for Universities that fail to tackle the growing problem of sexual misconduct and harassment The Office for Students (OfS) today released their ‘statement of expectations’ covering the processes, policies and systems they expect providers to have in place and proposals for sanctions on Universities who fail to tackle harassment and sexual misconduct. Significantly the proposals expect providers to investigate complaints made in relation to any of its registered students and that “the investigation process should be demonstrably fair, independent, and free from any reasonable perception of bias”, and that “all panel members should be appropriately trained in handling complaints [...]