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Title IX/Sexual Misconduct

KBOCC is committed to ensuring a safe and engaging learning and working environment

KBOCC is committed to creating and maintaining a learning and working environment that is free from unlawful discrimination based on sex in accordance with Title IX of the Higher Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX), which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in education programs or activities; Title VII of the Civil Rights act of 1964 (Title VII), which prohibits sex discrimination in employment; and the Campus Sexual Violence Elimination Act, Clery Act, and the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). Sexual misconduct is a form of sex discrimination.

KBOCC prohibits the following forms of sexual misconduct:

  • Sexual harassment
  • Sexual assault
  • Dating violence
  • Domestic violence
  • Stalking

KBOCC also prohibits retaliation against any person opposing discrimination or participating in any discrimination investigation or complaint process internally or externally.

KBOCC’s Title IX Sexual Harassment and Non-Discrimination Policy can be found here

KBOCC’s Title IX Coordinator is responsible for Title IX compliance in matters involving faculty, staff, and students, including training, education, and investigation of complaints. The Title IX Coordinator is available to answer questions about Title IX, reporting options, supportive measures, and resources.

KBOCC’s designated Title IX Coordinator is:
Lindsay Hatzis
lindsay@icslawyer.com
423-667-1838

KBOCC’s designated Deputy Title IX Coordinator is:
Char Weingarten
titleix@kbocc.edu
906-524-8412
Wabanung Campus, Room 402W

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