Statement by CICU President Laura L. Anglin on Campus Sexual Assault Prevention

News Date: 6/12/2014

Laura L. Anglin, president of the Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities, a statewide association for more than 100 private, not-for-profit New York State colleges and universities, said, “Counselors, public safety officers and many others on campus are working on a daily basis to create safe, positive environments for students. Many campuses are undertaking significant educational programs to prevent sexual assaults and to promptly and equitably respond in a supportive manner when they occur. We look forward to working with policymakers to support funding for sexual assault education and prevention training programs and to ensure that governmental expectations, requirements and enforcement are clear and consistent."