School says it can’t disclose disciplinary action taken after sexual assaults because of FERPA

School says it can't disclose disciplinary action taken after sexual assaults because of FERPAAfter Ohio State police reported three sexual assaults in one dorm this semester, The Lantern talked with police and student life officials about the assaults. Both offices declined to say whether disciplinary action had been taken by the school, citing FERPA and HIPAA,… Continue reading School says it can’t disclose disciplinary action taken after sexual assaults because of FERPA

School tells students to remember FERPA when speaking to the media, and also says Bangladeshi university is bound by FERPA

School tells students to remember FERPA when speaking to the media, and also says Bangladeshi university is bound by FERPAA former Southeast Missouri State University international student was arrested last week, charged with attempting to blow up the Federal Reserve Bank in New York with a car bomb. The university has released some information about… Continue reading School tells students to remember FERPA when speaking to the media, and also says Bangladeshi university is bound by FERPA

School says names of student senate members are protected by FERPA

School says names of student senate members are protected by FERPA Source: C.J. Ciaramella, University of Oregon alumnus who is a reporter for the Washington Free Beacon, via Twitter. Former SPLC Executive Director Frank LoMonte: Hang on a second, I’m on the phone with the FERPA Police. “Hello, FERPA Police? Yeah, I’d like to report a violation.… Continue reading School says names of student senate members are protected by FERPA

School says police report about pellet gun shooting is protected by FERPA

School says police report about pellet gun shooting is protected by FERPAAfter learning of a fight at an apartment complex involving a pellet gun, The Butler Collegian asked the Butler University Police Department for a copy of the incident report. The police department declined to turn over the police report, citing FERPA. When questioned further, the police… Continue reading School says police report about pellet gun shooting is protected by FERPA

N.Y. community college says student’s arrest report is protected by FERPA

N.Y. community college says student's arrest report is protected by FERPALast month, the student senate vice president at Hudson Valley Community College was arrested for threatening another student with a knife. Campus safety sent an alert to students, but withheld his name and have refused to give the incident report to reporters at The Hudsonian, the… Continue reading N.Y. community college says student’s arrest report is protected by FERPA