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Campus Sexual Assault: Responses to Changes in Federal Title IX Policy

February 13 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

In September of 2017, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos rescinded Obama-era guidance on how colleges and universities handle sexual assaults under Title IX law. Join the Center on Women, Gender and Public Policy for a moderated discussion of how the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities campus and Minnesota state legislators are responding to these federal changes.

  • Karen Miksch, Associate Professor of Organizational Leadership, Policy and Development and co-chair of the UMN President’s Initiative to Prevent Sexual Misconduct
  • State Representative Erin Murphy, author of proposed state legislation to strengthen consent guidelines at all colleges and universities in the state
  • Lena Palacios, Assistant Professor, Gender, Women’s and Sexuality Studies and co-author of a dear colleagues letter raising concerns about mandatory reporting
  • Rose Miron, Ph.D. Candidate, American Studies and co-author of a dear colleagues letter raising concerns about mandatory reporting

    Moderated by Professor Christina Ewig

    Event is free and open to the public. Please contact cwgpp@umn.edu to request disability accommodations.

Organizer

Center on Women, Gender, and Pubic Policy

Venue

Humphrey School of Public Affairs
301 19th Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55455 United States
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