CAMPUS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CAMPUS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Suspect arrested in bomb scare on Louisiana college campus http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58210804-68/bomb-police-lafayette-arrested.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58210804-68/bomb-police-lafayette-arrested.html.csp">Suspect arrested in bomb scare on Louisiana college campus</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T10:15:01.611-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 10:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lafayette, La. • Police say a 30-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a July 16 bomb threat that closed the University of Louisiana-Lafayette. At a news conference Tuesday, Lafayette police and FBI agents identified the suspect as Devin Haywood of Lafayette. Police Sgt. Randal Leger (lay-zhay) says Haywood also was booked with trying to rob a bank before it opened the day of the bomb threat. Authorities say more arrests are possible. Investigators say a man had called KATC-TV and po...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582108042014-07-22T10:15:01.611-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T10:15:01.611-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58210804@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:15:01 MDT August hearing set for alleged ‘BYU groper’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58194554-78/fletcher-police-campus-allan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58194554-78/fletcher-police-campus-allan.html.csp">August hearing set for alleged ‘BYU groper’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By stephen hunt</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T22:47:29.744-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 10:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An August preliminary hearing has been set for the alleged “BYU groper,” a man who is accused of grabbing and groping more than a dozen women on the Brigham Young University campus. Nathan Eric Fletcher, 23, appeared Thursday in 4th District Court, where his attorney requested the hearing. Fletcher was charged in April with two counts of class A misdemeanor sexual battery for two incidents that allegedly occurred on March 15. Authorities have said they believe Fletcher committed a total of 16 ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58194554@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 22:47:29 MDT Man accused of being ‘BYU groper’ is charged http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57807626-200/campus-lemmon-byu-fletcher.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57807626-200/campus-lemmon-byu-fletcher.html.csp">Man accused of being ‘BYU groper’ is charged</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T11:18:19.84-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 11:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man who gained notoriety for allegedly committing more than a dozen sexual assaults on Brigham Young University’s campus was charged Thursday with two misdemeanors. Nathan Eric Fletcher, 22, whose alleged misdeeds earned him the nickname of the “BYU groper,” has been charged with two counts of misdemeanor sexual battery. He could face up to a year in jail for each count, and more charges may be coming. “These are two cases of the 16 that were ready to be presented to the prosecutors office,” ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57807626@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:18:19 MDT Survey: Rapes not investigated at 2 in 5 colleges http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58167955-68/sexual-assault-percent-colleges.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58167955-68/sexual-assault-percent-colleges.html.csp">Survey: Rapes not investigated at 2 in 5 colleges</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KIMBERLY HEFLING</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-12T19:21:02.693-06:00">Updated Jul 12, 2014 07:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A survey of colleges and universities finds a lack of coordination between many campuses and local law enforcement in handling sexual assaults, and that many schools have gone years without investigating such cases. About 40 percent of colleges and universities reported not having conducted a sexual assault investigation in the past five years, including 6 percent of the nation’s largest public institutions. More than 20 percent of large, private schools conducted fewer investigati...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581679552014-07-12T19:21:02.693-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-12T19:21:02.693-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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In the toughest regulatory action ever taken against a for-profit college, the U.S. Department of Education and the Santa Ana, Calif.-based company reached an agreement late last week that has it shutting down those campuses in 11 states. It also will put 85 U.S.-based campuses up for sale. About a dozen others in...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581610802014-07-08T22:34:17.394-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-08T22:34:17.394-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58161080@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 22:34:17 MDT Tribune Photo of the Day - June 29, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/58130959-227/laura-georgebush-provo-freedomfestival.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/58130959-227/laura-georgebush-provo-freedomfestival.html.csp">Tribune Photo of the Day - June 29, 2014</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-29T23:03:03.024-06:00">Updated Jun 29, 2014 11:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune Former First Lady Laura Bush is temporarily interrupted by an individual protesting the practices of former president George W. Bush before being forcibly removed during her keynote address at the Provo Freedom Festival's Patriotic Service at the Marriott Center on the BYU campus on Sunday, June 29, 2014.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58130959@www.sltrib.com Sun, 29 Jun 2014 23:03:03 MDT Report: Sex crimes were up at U.S. colleges http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58050489-68/report-reported-crime-data.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58050489-68/report-reported-crime-data.html.csp">Report: Sex crimes were up at U.S. colleges</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ERIC TUCKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-10T11:30:18.567-06:00">Updated Jun 10, 2014 11:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The number of sex offenses reported at American colleges and universities went up in the last decade even as overall campus crime decreased, according to an Education Department survey that also suggests high schools are safer than they used to be. The report released Tuesday said 3,330 forcible sex offenses were reported on campuses in 2011, the latest data available for colleges and universities that researchers have analyzed. That was a roughly 52 percent increase from the 2,200 ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580504892014-06-10T11:30:18.567-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-10T11:30:18.567-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58050489@www.sltrib.com Tue, 10 Jun 2014 11:30:18 MDT Hospital: 1 dead, 3 injured in university shooting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58034044-68/university-injured-seattle-shooting.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58034044-68/university-injured-seattle-shooting.html.csp">Hospital: 1 dead, 3 injured in university shooting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MANUEL VALDES and PHUONG LE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-05T18:19:51.511-06:00">Updated Jun 5, 2014 06:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seattle • A Seattle hospital spokeswoman says one man in his 20s has died and a woman is critically injured after a shooting Thursday afternoon on the campus of Seattle Pacific University. Two other people are less seriously hurt. Police say a suspect is in custody. Harborview Medical Center spokeswoman Susan Gregg had no additional information on the young man who died. She says a 20-year-old woman is in surgery with critical injuries while a 24-year-old man and a 22-year-old man are in satisf...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580340442014-06-05T18:19:51.511-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-05T18:19:51.511-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58034044@www.sltrib.com Thu, 05 Jun 2014 18:19:51 MDT ‘It was not him,’ says attorney for accused ‘BYU groper’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58028986-78/fletcher-police-allan-campus.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58028986-78/fletcher-police-allan-campus.html.csp">‘It was not him,’ says attorney for accused ‘BYU groper’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-05T21:45:55.841-06:00">Updated Jun 5, 2014 09:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • The man accused of grabbing and groping more than a dozen women on the Brigham Young University campus walked into court Thursday with his head raised and his wife at his side. Nathan Eric Fletcher, 23, held tight to his wife’s hand as he strode past TV news cameras and reporters, into the 4th District courtroom, where he made his first appearance before a judge. Fletcher has been charged with two counts of class A misdemeanor sexual battery out of a series of 16 that authorities believ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58028986@www.sltrib.com Thu, 05 Jun 2014 21:45:55 MDT Will: The victims of progressivism http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58026105-82/sexual-assault-percent-academia.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58026105-82/sexual-assault-percent-academia.html.csp">Will: The victims of progressivism</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By George F. Will</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-05T01:01:03.377-06:00">Updated Jun 5, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • Colleges and universities are being educated by Washington and are finding the experience excruciating. They are learning that when they say campus victimizations are ubiquitous (“micro-aggressions,” often not discernible to the untutored eye, are everywhere), and that when they make victimhood a coveted status that confers privileges, victims proliferate. And academia’s progressivism has rendered it intellectually defenseless now that progressivism’s achievement, the regulatory sta...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58026105@www.sltrib.com Thu, 05 Jun 2014 01:01:03 MDT Police looking for man who groped 2 girls on Utah campus http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58023949-78/girls-uhp-campus-college.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58023949-78/girls-uhp-campus-college.html.csp">Police looking for man who groped 2 girls on Utah campus</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-03T22:13:07.793-06:00">Updated Jun 3, 2014 10:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police are looking for a man who inappropriately touched two girls at the Salt Lake Community College’s South City Campus and asking any other victims to come forward. The girls were both minors; the Utah Highway Patrol (UHP), which provides security for the community college, is not releasing any other details about the victims. One incident occurred May 16 in a hallway and the other on May 28 in a stairwell, according to UHP Sgt. Phillip Waters. Both girls said a man struck up a conversation ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58023949@www.sltrib.com Tue, 03 Jun 2014 22:13:07 MDT