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Warning for house partygoers

Warning for house partygoers

October 11, 2017


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If you’re a college student, you’ve seen them. Backpack-clad students hooting and hollering on sidewalks in the late hours of a Friday night looking for one thing — house parties. With Hobo Day looming near, the Brookings Police Department wants those looking to host a party to be aware of the poss...

‘Offensive’ sign triggers Title IX investigation

‘Offensive’ sign triggers Title IX investigation

Garrett Ammesmaki

September 20, 2017


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“Your daughters are in good hands,” the sign read. And underneath it, the drawing of a hand making the sexually suggestive “shocker” symbol. In front of it, seven men drinking beer. “It’s going to be one hell of a year!” senior economics major Thomas Swanson commented underneath it. The sign...

Colleges push sexual violence prevention while K-12 struggles

Colleges push sexual violence prevention while K-12 struggles

Emily De Waard

September 20, 2017


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While universities across the nation are making strides to discuss, combat and prevent sexual violence on campuses, K-12 schools are struggling to keep up. Around the time students go through puberty, they learn about sex, pregnancy and sexually-transmitted diseases in the Brooking School District. B...