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Title IX Office renamed the Office of Student Advocacy, Violence Prevention and Empowerment

Title IX Office renamed the Office of Student Advocacy, Violence Prevention and Empowerment

Alejandro Lopez

June 9, 2018

The newly established Title IX Services Office has a new name: the Office of Student Advocacy, Violence Prevention and Empowerment. Jessica Muniz, director and prevention coordinator, believes the name change better reflects the goals and services of the office.  The Office of Student Advocacy, Violence Preve...

Study finds that 75% of incidents of sexual misconduct go unreported among UTSA students

Study finds that 75% of incidents of sexual misconduct go unreported among UTSA students

Isaac Serna

April 5, 2017

In Texas alone, two of five women and one of five men are affected by sexual assault each year. In an effort to protect students and prevent these crimes from occurring, 13 of the UT System’s 14 institutions, including UTSA, participated in the Cultivating Learning and Safe Environments (CLASE) surve...

UTSA community shares responsibility to ensure sexual assault survivors are supported and heard

Editorial staff

April 5, 2017

The UT System’s Cultivating Learning and Safe Environments (CLASE) survey propelled sexual assault and misconduct to the forefront. In emails to students, faculty and staff, Acting President Pedro Reyes disseminated the survey results and reiterated the university’s mission to decrease the prevalenc...