Baylor leader: School will exceed laws to protect students
April 28, 2017
WACO, Texas (AP) — The new president of Baylor University says school officials will exceed state and federal laws in ensuring that students are not subjected to sexual violence.
Linda Livingstone says a university president is ultimately responsible for complying with Title IX rules, which guard against sexual discrimination and violence.
She tells the Waco Tribune-Herald that she's previously met with assault victims and that's better informed her understanding of the issue.
Livingstone earlier this month was named the first female president of Baylor in its 172-year history. She previo...