Kristen King

Nov 262014
Too little, far too late at University of Virginia | The News & Observer

University of Virginia officials are fond of talking about the principles of honor and character on which Thomas Jefferson’s school was founded. Living by those principles is another matter, if we are to judge by the sorry way they handled the case of a young woman who alleges she was gang-raped during a fraternity party.

Nov 262014
University of Virginia Officials Vow to Combat Campus Rape Problem | The New York Times

Shocked, tearful and at times defensive, members of the board that oversees the University of Virginia insisted that they would combat the problem of sexual assault on campus after a magazine article reported a gang rape at a campus fraternity and allegations that the university was more concerned about its reputation than a history of sexual assault embedded in its hard-drinking social life.