Title IX Basics

Under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972: “No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.” 20 U.S.C. § 1681 In other words, all U.S. colleges […]

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Clery Act Basics

Repost from Know Your IX: http://knowyourix.org/clery-act/the-clery-act-in-detail/ What Is the Clery Act? The Clery Act was named after Jeanne Clery (see picture above), who was raped and murdered in her dorm room by a fellow student on April 5, 1986. Her parents championed the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act) in […]

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