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A UNC Student Could Be Expelled For 'Intimidating' Her Rapist by Talking About Her Assault

Liz Dwyer

Students and a former dean at UNC-Chapel Hill have filed a "Title IX lawsuit accusing UNC of mishandling their cases and violating their rights. The heart of complaint is that the school 'facilitated a hostile environment' for students reporting sexual assault." Now one of the students, Landen Gambill, faces expulsion for speaking out about her assault even though she "has not once publicly identified her attacker." But she has "called out the school for their failures in dealing with her case."

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  • Rosalie Murphy

    Unacceptable. Something like one in five women is sexually assaulted in college -- we need more women telling their stories and more men hearing them.

    • Liz Dwyer

      Agreed. What's happening to this student fosters a hostile learning environment and further intimidates all victims of assault.