2 Professors Demand Protection for Sexually Assaulted Students

David Zentz for The Chronicle

Caroline Heldman (at rear) and Danielle Dirks (left), faculty members who put their names atop a Title IX complaint against Occidental College, talk with students at a meeting of the Oxy Sexual Assault Coalition.
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Well after midnight, two professors at Occidental College hung up the phone. They had been speaking with an advocate for stronger enforcement of campus sexual-assault policy. The call confirmed that they had to take charge.

The professors, Danielle...

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