Freeman Hrabowski

UMBC president: 'We need to do much more' regarding sexual assault on campus

UMBC president: 'We need to do much more' regarding sexual assault on campus

The University of Maryland, Baltimore County needs to do “much more” personal outreach in the aftermath of a lawsuit alleging the cover-up of sexual assaults on campus, university President Freeman Hrabowski III said Friday during an interview with The Baltimore Sun’s editorial board.

“I'm saying, straight up, we need to do much more. I’m saying that, while we thought we were doing the right things with the legal side, we had not really addressed [the] human side” of Title IX, Hrabowski said.

To that end, Hrabowski said on Friday that UMBC would start implementing mandatory training for students, faculty and staff on campus. He said the training would be in-person and live,...

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