The college will pay $14 million to nine plaintiffs and has agreed to launch various initiatives to promote an environment free from sexual misconduct.
The Board of Trustees voted to adopt a unified sexual and gender-based misconduct policy and approved mandatory Title IX training for faculty and staff
The $150,000 gift will go towards the E.E. Just Program, which provides extra support to underrepresented students interested in majoring in STEM fields
The gift from Gregg and Molly Engles will further research initiatives, recruit top scholars and help fund the renovation of the Hood Museum of Art
The college will use the money to create a new endowment to recruit sought-after faculty and to extend grants to faculty in the Burke research program
Months after seven college students sued Dartmouth for sexual harassment, the college is making policy changes to eliminate sexual harassment and abuse on its campus.
A lawsuit filed by seven students has alleged Dartmouth College of not doing enough to protect them from sexual abuse by three professors.