Tag: Title IX

Students, administration discuss Campus Climate Survey results

Students, administration discuss Campus Climate Survey results

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10/24/2019

Faculty and administration held a listening session on Oct. 21 to discuss the latest Campus Climate Survey on Sexual Assault and Misconduct Report, conducted in February 2019.  The survey had a response rate of 38.9 percent with approximately 6,100 undergraduate and graduate student respondents. Georgetown participated in the survey with 32 other universities as a…

GUSA Hosts First Fall Roundtable with Administrators

GUSA Hosts First Fall Roundtable with Administrators

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09/20/2019

GUSA hosted its first fall roundtable on Sept. 18 to allow students the opportunity to communicate directly with administrators. Students could question administrators at all seven round tables, labelled mental health, dining, student engagement, diversity and inclusion, student safety, residential living, and Title IX.  Administrators present included Title IX Coordinator Samantha Berner, chief of the…

Georgetown submits comment on proposed Title IX changes

Georgetown submits comment on proposed Title IX changes

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01/31/2019

Georgetown submitted its comment to the Department of Education on Wednesday on the department’s proposed changes to Title IX enforcement. The comment was largely critical of the changes on several fronts, including the changed standards of accountability for educational institutions regarding sexual assault and the process of adjudicating complaints. “Consistent with our core values, Georgetown…

University drafts response to proposed Title IX changes

University drafts response to proposed Title IX changes

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01/30/2019

Georgetown released a draft of its comment regarding the Department of Education’s (DOE) proposed changes to Title IX enforcement and welcomed student input on the document through Jan 27. The draft comment pushed back on several changes to the existing system of Title IX implementation that Georgetown believed would limit recourse for survivors of sexual…

STAIV Holds Town Hall on Proposed Title IX Changes, Interpersonal Violence

STAIV Holds Town Hall on Proposed Title IX Changes, Interpersonal Violence

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01/19/2019

Students Taking Action Against Interpersonal Violence (STAIV) held a town hall on Jan. 15 to discuss the Department of Education’s proposed changes to Title IX regulations and the university’s approach to preventing interpersonal violence overall. STAIV co-hosted the event with the Black Student Alliance (BSA) in the Healey Family Student Center Social Room. The event…

GUSA senate passes resolution supporting STAIV

GUSA senate passes resolution supporting STAIV

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11/21/2018

The GUSA senate unanimously passed a resolution to support Students Taking Action against Interpersonal Violence (STAIV) in advocating for survivors of sexual assault at their Nov. 18 meeting. The resolution was created as a response to U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy Devos’s proposed changes to Title IX policy. The resolution calls on University President John…

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