Report: Number of sexual misconduct complaints at Yale reaches all-time high

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NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — The number of sexual misconduct complaints at Yale University reached an all-time high, according to a report by the Yale Daily News.

The publication states (http://bit.ly/2t2H9fG) that the university received 124 complaints of sexual misconduct between July 1, 2017 and Dec. 31, 2017, a sharp uptick from the 88 complaints received between Jan. 1, 2016 and June 30, 2016. The report says the school began publishing records of complaints in 2011.Related Content: Stewart speaks out about sexual harassment complaint-handling at the State Capitol

According to Yale Daily News, the university plans to launch an online training program for faculty, students and staff to help combat this issue.

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