His new sentence permits access to the Internet for schoolwork. The 19-year-old’s case has stirred national debate, after the Indiana teen was sentenced to 90 days in jail, five years of probation, and put on the sex offender registry for 25 years in both Michigan and Indiana.
From any campus phone, you can dial extension 8880 (from outside lines you can call 269-783-8880) and this will automatically connect you with DASAS’s 24-hour anonymous reporting, advocacy, and support.
Anyone who is aware of sex-based misconduct by a University student should promptly report such misconduct to the University.
Upon receiving a report, the University will promptly respond by taking the appropriate steps to reduce or eliminate the harassment, prevent its recurrence, and address its effects.
Internal Support SMC students, faculty, and staff may contact any of the Title IX officers for assistance with the process of reporting, interim actions to protect the reporting person, any legal process including Personal Protection Orders and Crime Reporting, and with help finding personal resources such as counseling.
Our goal is to help provide options that allow the individual to continue to pursue their educational endeavors.