Advocacy Projects

UMich Sexual Misconduct Policy

The University of Michigan not only requires victims of sexual violence to be directly cross-examined by their perpetrators, but believes this to be less traumatic than questioning by attorneys.

The Mens Rea Project

When it comes to a victim's incapacitation, most sexual assault statutes and university sexual misconduct policies include an unnecessary requirement that is nearly impossible to prove. 

State of Michigan's Incapacitation Definition

In the state of Michigan, if a person engages in a sexual act with a victim who is unconscious or too intoxicated to consent, this is not considered sexual assault if the victim willingly drank alcohol.

Free Therapists for UMich Survivors

Take part in meetings with University administrators to advocate for U of M to provide free therapists for survivors that they can see on a consistent and long-term basis.