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The University of Cambridge upheld Danielle’s formal complaint of harassment by a fellow student. However, the burden of upholding the no-contact order between her and convicted harasser fell on her as well. Danielle was not allowed to explain to her professors why she was unable to attend lectures in buildings she was banned from, she was told that by talking about her case to anyone, she herself might be sued for harassment. For that reason among others, Danielle is now suing the University of Cambridge under the Equalities Act.

Read more about Danielle’s case, in her own words in Varsity, here:

In honor of International Women's Day, Dr Olivarius joined Professor Nicola Padfield and Lola Olufemi for a Symposium at Pembroke College in Cambridge. The panel discussed the culture of sexual abuse at universities and considered what work must still be done in the fight for gender equality.

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