CAMPUS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CAMPUS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Texas basketball player Walker suspended http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58406427-77/walker-texas-assault-campus.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58406427-77/walker-texas-assault-campus.html.csp">Texas basketball player Walker suspended</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM VERTUNO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T23:23:00.316-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 11:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Austin, Texas • Texas guard Martez Walker was suspended indefinitely from all team activities Friday after he was charged with misdemeanor assault of a woman at a campus residence hall. According to campus police, authorities were called to the dorm Wednesday night, where the woman reported being assaulted by Walker, who she described as her boyfriend. She was taken to a hospital for treatment and a warrant was issued for Walker’s arrest on a charge of assault with injury/dating violence, a clas...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584064272014-09-12T23:23:00.316-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-12T23:23:00.316-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58406427@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 23:23:00 MDT Chucky Mullins’ mark on Mississippi still shows 25 years later http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58378068-77/mullins-gaines-football-award.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58378068-77/mullins-gaines-football-award.html.csp">Chucky Mullins’ mark on Mississippi still shows 25 years later</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID BRANDT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T23:22:35.09-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 11:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The ritual hasn’t changed for more than two decades. Three times a year, Brad Gaines gets up early and makes the three-hour drive to Russellville, Alabama, to the gravesite of Chucky Mullins. It’s there that he reflects on their 18 precious months of friendship following an ill-fated collision on a football field in 1989. No one else goes with him. “It’s just he and I,” Gaines said. “It works for me. That’s what I do — it’s therapeutic.” It’s been nearly 25 years since Mullins, an Ole Miss defen...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583780682014-09-05T23:22:35.09-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-05T23:22:35.09-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58378068@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 23:22:35 MDT Letter: Stop sexual violence on campus http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58319209-82/campus-sexual-violence-students.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58319209-82/campus-sexual-violence-students.html.csp">Letter: Stop sexual violence on campus</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T16:12:02.701-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 04:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Whether you are a student, a parent, a college faculty or staff member or a concerned member of the community like me, we all have a role to play in ending campus sexual violence. In a matter of days, students will be back on campus for another school year. We can’t wait any longer. What is happening on our campuses is unacceptable. Department of Justice statistics show that around 1 in 5 women are targets of attempted or completed sexual assault while they are college students, as well as about...</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> 58319209@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:12:02 MDT Health care at college: Can your teen manage? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58301368-79/health-care-dehn-campus.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58301368-79/health-care-dehn-campus.html.csp">Health care at college: Can your teen manage?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LEANNE ITALIE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T15:15:56.072-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 03:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lauren Davies had a desperate thought while stuck in traffic as she frantically drove upstate to reach her 19-year-old. “If I drive on the shoulder and a cop stops me, will he believe me when I tell him I think my daughter’s dying in a hospital?” The sophomore had fallen so ill from an out-of-control sinus infection that she was in a feverish stupor, unable to open her mouth, her face so swollen that a membrane was pressing on her brain after two rounds of antibiotics that didn’t work. Davies, ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583013682014-08-22T15:15:56.072-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-22T15:15:56.072-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Chrysler reopened its Sterling Heights Assembly Plant, which makes the Chrysler 200 sedan, on Tuesday afternoon, but had to send workers home because of high absenteeism. The company said flooded roads made it difficult for workers and parts to get to the plant. Chrysler had halted operations at the plant around 9 p.m. Monday because of flooding. Three other Chrysler plants, in Detroit a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582882382014-08-12T17:15:51.899-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T17:15:51.899-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58288238@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:15:51 MDT Rampell: Stop the campus rape numbers game http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58267609-82/schools-sexual-campus-survey.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58267609-82/schools-sexual-campus-survey.html.csp">Rampell: Stop the campus rape numbers game</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Catherine Rampell</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T13:33:00.987-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 01:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">One in five? Yeah, right. Sounds way too high. That’s a common reaction to the oft-cited statistic about the share of women who experience an attempted or completed sexual assault during college. The number can’t possibly be right, the Doubting Thomases (or, less frequently, Doubting Thomasinas) argue. It’s based on a small sample of schools, after all, and must not be representative of the full melange of colleges out there. How about this, then? Let’s survey every campus and find out. So propo...</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> 58267609@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 13:33:00 MDT Carlson: Sexual assault bill shows bipartisan hope http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58246297-82/schools-sexual-assault-percent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58246297-82/schools-sexual-assault-percent.html.csp">Carlson: Sexual assault bill shows bipartisan hope</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Margaret Carlson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg View</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T10:33:24.366-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 10:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • Sen. Marco Rubio doesn’t have much time for Democrats. But he does have two daughters. And so it was that Wednesday morning, he found himself standing in solidarity with a bipartisan group of senators that included Democrats Kirsten Gillibrand and Claire McCaskill as they announced legislation to curb the scourge of sexual assault on U.S. campuses. The proposed Campus Safety and Accountability Act addresses the nonreporting, underreporting and noncompliance with the previously passe...</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> 58246297@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:33:24 MDT USU police seek groping suspect http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58244320-78/vahsholtz-police-university-suspect.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58244320-78/vahsholtz-police-university-suspect.html.csp">USU police seek groping suspect</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T23:03:53.197-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 11:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah State University police are seeking a man suspected of groping a female student as she exercised on campus Saturday. The victim told police she was preparing to run up and down the Old Main Hill stairs at about 9:15 p.m. when she was approached by a man in a dirty, sweat-stained T-shirt who had been pacing nearby, said Utah State University police Sgt. Jessica Vahsholtz. The stranger tried to make small talk, but when the student told him she was going to keep running, he grabbed her and tr...</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> 58244320@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 23:03:53 MDT 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