‘It’s Everyday Put-Downs, And Exclusions, And Belittlings’: Widespread Sexual Harassment Found In Academic Science

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Academic workplaces are second only to the military in the rate of sexual harassment, with 58 percent of academic employees indicating they had such experiences, according to one study cited in a sweeping report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Meanwhile, a BIO International Convention party highlights the need for change to spread beyond academic institutions.