UPDATE: Why Universities Cover Up Sexual Assault

Former TU student, Abby RossPhoto credit: The Frontier Dozens of alleged victims filed a class-action lawsuit earlier this month claiming that Ohio State University knowingly protected Dr. Richard Strauss, a university doctor employed by the school to treat mainly athletes. The report details the systematic abuse of 177 male athletes in at least 1500 instancesContinue reading “UPDATE: Why Universities Cover Up Sexual Assault”

Sex Scandal at Ohio State University

Photo credit: The Frontier Dozens of alleged victims filed a class-action lawsuit earlier this month claiming that Ohio State University knowingly protected Dr. Richard Strauss, a university doctor employed by the school to treat mainly athletes. The report details the systematic abuse of 177 male athletes in at least 1500 instances over the course ofContinue reading “Sex Scandal at Ohio State University”

An Inspiration

As I was working on Ivory Tower, so many relevant stories were happening in the news that made writing my novel feel like writing non-fiction: the multiple rape cases at Baylor, the prostitution ring in the basketball program at Louisville, the protection of a prized athlete and alleged sexual predator at my own institution. ButContinue reading “An Inspiration”