To address changes in federal laws, IUP’s Sexual Harassment Policy is being revised. Comments on the proposed revisions may be submitted electronically at Title IX: Sexual Harassment and Sexual Violence and also by sharing your comments with Rhonda Luckey at 724-357-4040 or Pablo Mendoza at 724-357-3402.
IUP’s Sexual Harassment Policy was first approved by University Senate in 2003. Since then, it has been revised twice, most recently February 2012. In 2013, two federal laws were passed which set new expectations for the university: the Campus Sexual Violence Elimination (SAVE) Amendment to the Clery Act and the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act. To be in compliance with these federal laws, the current policy must be revised.
The proposed revisions are narrowly focused and address the following:
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