SRFTI, a premier film school in India, is ridden with complaints by students against teachers, seeking sexual favours in return for projects. The administration has added to the harassment of the complainants by allowing the assailants to continue work within the campus.
Panjab University expelled a PhD scholar after she lodged a complaint of sexual harassment against the son of Dean of Students Welfare.
As a gender studies professor, my relationship with my graduating students has been dear, as we reminisce our various discussions in the past and review our personal growth as individuals over these years.
Sooraj, a research scholar at IIT Madras was beaten up for participating in the beef fest held to protest the Centre's cattle slaughter ban.
While many dismiss instances of boys "teasing" girls as a symptom of puberty, I call them the beginning of normalized sexual harassment.
The Women's Studies Department at Alagappa University offers courses on home science and beauty therapy, because what could women be good for?
The inclusion of Chetan Bhagat's novels in the Delhi University syllabus has invited a lot of debate. How will the move impact students?
When female students at Kashmir University protested against a faculty who was harassing them, the University responded with utter insensitivity.
The threat of closure of TISS Centres that study marginal identities is only a logical extension of the current political climate – where dissenting voices in higher education (and everywhere else) have been violently, systematically silenced.
Women students of Kashmir University are herded in their hostels by 6 PM, not given single rooms, and asked not to mingle with male students.