Topic: Title IX

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Senate introduces bill to protect abused, neglected children

March 20, 2018 0 comments

The Abused and Neglected Children Act, introduced to the Rhode Island Senate Feb. 15, clarifies a 2016 law that has caused confusion and a series of sexual abuse misreports by faculty, staff and administrators in primary and secondary schools throughout the state.

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University hopes to increase time for faculty research

March 6, 2018 0 comments

At yesterday’s faculty meeting, President Christina Paxson P’19 proposed that the University increase support for graduate students and free faculty of some administrative duties to allow them to focus on their research and scholarship.

Title IX annual report shows drop in reported incidents

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Title IX annual report shows drop in reported incidents

November 8, 2017 0 comments

The Title IX Office released its Annual Outcome Report to the Brown community Friday, revealing an overall decline in reports to the office.

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No immediate changes to U.’s Title IX policy

October 2, 2017 0 comments

The U.S. Department of Education issued new interim Title IX guidelines and rescinded the 2011 “Dear Colleague” letter Sept. 22.

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Judge rules Title IX only protects U. members

September 22, 2017 0 comments

A federal judge ruled that third party students are not protected by Title IX at a school they are unaffiliated with.

Davis joins University as Title IX Officer

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Davis joins University as Title IX Officer

September 13, 2017 0 comments

Ending a five-month period of interim leadership by internal administrators, Rene Davis began work as the new program officer for the Title IX Office.

Brown weighs reintegration options for sexual assaulters

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Brown weighs reintegration options for sexual assaulters

April 12, 2017 0 comments
This article is part of the series The Undercurrent

The University developed sexual assault prevention education to reduce sexual assault on campus by replacing a culture of entitlement with one of consent.

Title IX program officer steps down

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Title IX program officer steps down

January 26, 2017 0 comments

Amanda Walsh stepped down Jan. 17 as Title IX program officer to take on a new career in the legal field, wrote President Christina Paxson P’19.

Letters to the Editor

Letter: Sexual assault, not expulsion, causes ‘irreparable harm’

June 6, 2016 0 comments

Chief Justice William E. Smith is quoted as ruling that the “effective expulsion” of the defendant, identified as John Doe, would cause “irreparable harm.”

Members of the Undergraduate Council of Students gathered in Petteruti Lounge to hear remarks from Corporation members. UCS brought key student concerns to top administrators and helped secure investment in wages for student members of various University committees.

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Brown launches funding pilot for student committee members

February 26, 2016 0 comments

The Mental Health Community Council and Title IX Oversight and Advisory Board will debut a pilot program for research funding this semester.