March 02, 2021

sexual misconduct

  1. February 18, 2021

    Guidepost to help U-M draft values statement, update policies

    The consulting firm Guidepost Solutions will work with campus leaders, faculty and key staff to help develop a “statement of shared values, ethics and standards” for U-M.

  2. February 18, 2021

    Statement by Board of Regents Chair Denise Ilitch

    Statement by Board of Regents Chair Denise Ilitch regarding the ongoing work around efforts to address sexual misconduct.

  3. January 29, 2021

    U-M releases annual report on employee sexual misconduct

    The number of sexual misconduct reports involving faculty and staff at U-M in fiscal year 2020 was consistent with the number in the previous year, according to an annual report issued by the Office for Institutional Equity.

  4. January 29, 2021

    OIE report shows increase in reports of student misconduct

    The latest annual report on student sexual misconduct at U-M shows an increase in reports of sexual assault as well as the number of investigations conducted by the university in fiscal year 2020.  

  5. January 15, 2021

    Feedback continuing on interim sexual misconduct policy

    U-M is moving this month into the second phase of community engagement on the umbrella policy for addressing sexual and gender-based misconduct and related procedures that was initially vetted with the community last fall.

  6. December 3, 2020

    Statements by Regent Denise Ilitch and Asha Muldro

    Statements by Board of Regents Chair Denise Ilitch and Asha Muldro of Guidepost Solutions.

  7. December 3, 2020

    Firm to help U-M implement recommendations on sexual misconduct

    U-M is hiring the consulting firm Guidepost Solutions to help promote a campus environment and culture where sexual and gender-based misconduct and retaliation are not tolerated and trust is rebuilt.

  8. November 18, 2020

    University reaches settlement regarding abuse by former provost

    U-M has reached a settlement agreement to resolve complaints from eight women who reported they were subjected to emotional and sexual abuse by former provost Martin Philbert.

  9. October 22, 2020

    U-M close to hiring consultant for sexual misconduct work

    The university is closer to hiring a consultant to assist with implementing recommendations from the WilmerHale law firm regarding allegations of sexual misconduct by former provost Martin Philbert.

  10. September 17, 2020

    University begins implementing WilmerHale recommendations

    U-M has begun to implement recommendations from the July 31 report that detailed decades of sexual harassment by the university’s former provost, President Mark Schlissel says.