Office of Equity and Diversity report details 38 sexual misconduct cases from a 2015 report. UT was unable to take action in 21 of the cases.
Chancellor Jimmy Cheek addressed students in an open forum on March 23 regarding issues such as diversity on campus, the recent sexual assault lawsuit against the university and privatization of services on campus.
A federal lawsuit by six unnamed UT students claims that Tennessee football players twice assaulted former Tennessee wide receiver Drae Bowles.
Six women have filed a lawsuit against the University of Tennessee, and are accusing the university of enabling sexual assaults by student-athletes.
On Jan. 30 through Feb. 1, Sexual Empowerment and Awareness (SEAT) sponsored showings of “Extremities” by William Mastrosimone. The play was performed at the Clarence Brown Lab Theatre. Each performance was followed by a discussion panel to address sexual assault in today’s society.