Unfortunately, domestic violence exists in every type of relationship and in every community.
(© Marilyn Humphries) hen Hillary Goodridge was a student at Dartmouth College in the 1970s and first “coming out” as a lesbian, the last thing she thought about was same-sex marriage.
Appeals In certain circumstances the outcome of a student conduct proceeding may be appealed by both the complainant and the respondent.
Appeals may be taken from determinations reached by the Community Review Board or an Administrative Hearing in writing by either the Accused student, or in certain instances as provided in this Code, the Complainant, to the Dean of Students or his/her designee within five (5) business days of receipt of the Notice of Decision.
Ultimately, sexual violence is about an offender exerting power and control over someone else—and it is never a survivor's fault. Sexual violence affects people of all genders, ages, races, religions, incomes, abilities, ethnicities, and sexual orientations.
Survivors often know the person who assaulted them.