University of Oregon
19% of female University of Oregon students cite sex attacks, survey says

Nearly 1 in 5 female students at the University of Oregon have been raped or experienced an attempted rape while attending the school, according to a new study, but few said they reported sexual attacks to the authorities. The data come from an online survey of almost 1,000 students administered by a psychology professor and two graduate students at the university, where preliminary findings were released this week. The study has not been peer-reviewed, and its sample could be weighted toward those who have been assaulted if they are more likely to want to participate in a survey. There could also be other issues that might skew the results. But the survey's...