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Gender Relations

Academies Work to Prevent Assault, Harassment

WASHINGTON, Dec. 13, 2007 – The Defense Department’s Annual Report on Sexual Harassment and Violence at the U.S. Service Academies, released late last week, concludes that the Military Academy in West Point, N.Y., the Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md., and the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo., all have made “great progress” in establishing prevention and response programs. Story

Sexual Assault Report Shows System Works

WASHINGTON, Dec. 13, 2007 Rather than being alarmed by 40 reports of sexual assault at the U.S. service academies during the 2006-2007 school year, officials are calling them a sign that programs designed to encourage victims to report are working. Story

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