A look at the Missourian's coverage of campus sexual assaults

Wednesday, January 22, 2014 | 1:44 p.m. CST; updated 1:59 p.m. CST, Wednesday, January 22, 2014

The White House is turning attention to the problem of campus sexual assaults. A report, "Rape and Sexual Assault: A Renewed Call to Action," released Wednesday says that 1 in 5 women have been sexually assaulted at college but that only 12 percent of student victims report it.

President Barack Obama will sign a memorandum to create a task force to suggest ways to protect students from sexual assault.

The Missourian has made the issue of campus sexual assaults a priority in its reporting. Here is a round-up of the issue and a look at the Missourian's previous reporting.

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Missourian reporter Nate Anton compiled the Storify. Supervising editor is Joy Mayer.

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