Posts tagged: Office of Civil Rights - Diverse

Gathering Addresses Sexual Misconduct, Title IX Solutions

by | March 22, 2018 Higher education leaders and the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights recent Read more

Experts: So Far, DeVos’ Steps Headed Backward

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | July 17, 2017
As the administration of President Donald J. Trump reaches the six-month mark, some critical ob [...] Read more

Title IX Investigation Closed at Liberty University

by Associated Press | June 20, 2017
LYNCHBURG, Va. — The U.S. Office for Civil Rights is closing a Title IX investigation at Libe [...] Read more

Civil Rights Advocates: Scaling Back Higher Ed Investigations ‘an Injustice’

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | June 19, 2017
A U.S. Department of Education memo that suggests a more narrow approach to civil rights invest [...] Read more

Ex-Education Secretary: Policy Rollback an ‘Assault on American Dream’

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | April 24, 2017
Former U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King Jr. said it is “distressing” to see the Tru [...] Read more

Kansas State University Gets 5th Sex Assault Investigation

by Associated Press | April 19, 2017
MANHATTAN, Kan. — The federal government is opening another investigation on how Kansas State [...] Read more

Rights Advocates: Jackson a Troubling Choice for Acting Head of Office of Civil Rights

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | April 18, 2017
The person that U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos recently put in charge of her agency’ [...] Read more

University of Alaska System Agrees to Resolve Issues in Federal Review

by Becky Bohrer, Associated Press | February 20, 2017
JUNEAU, Alaska — The University of Alaska system has agreed to resolve issues stemming from a [...] Read more

Georgia Debates Bill at Odds with U.S. Rules on Campus Assault

by Kathleen Foody, Associated Press | February 2, 2017
ATLANTA — A panel of Georgia lawmakers has approved a bill requiring college officials and em [...] Read more

Laramie County Community College Accused of Discrimination

by Associated Press | September 14, 2016
CHEYENNE, Wyo. ― Laramie County Community College is under federal investigation for a sexual [...] Read more