Tag: Title IX

Take Back the Night honors and supports survivors of sexual violence

| April 11, 2017 | 0 Comments
Take Back the Night honors and supports survivors of sexual violence

It’s every college student’s worst fear and the statistics are heard daily. It happens to one in six males. It happens to one in four females. It happened to Juliette Grimmett, the keynote speaker at the Center for Wellness’s annual Take Back the Night event. Take Back the Night is an international event that began […]

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Title IX and Center for Wellness Promotion staff discuss sexual assault on campus

| November 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
Title IX and Center for Wellness Promotion staff discuss sexual assault on campus

The Annual Security Report recently released by the UNC Charlotte Police Department, showed 32 reported instances of rape and 7 reported instances of fondling on campus in 2014, a significant increase from the previous year’s combined total of 3 reported forcible sex offenses. According to Title IX Coordinator Dawn Floyd and Interpersonal Violence Prevention Specialist […]

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Center for Wellness Promotion holds Title IX: The DynamIX

| November 5, 2014 | 0 Comments
Center for Wellness Promotion holds Title IX: The DynamIX

On Monday, November 3, UNC Charlotte’s Center for Wellness Promotion held an event to emphasize the importance and understanding of the nation-wide Title IX. Nicole Madonna-Rosario, intrapersonal violence prevention specialist for the Wellness center led the Title IX: The DynamIX event. After a brief introduction to the event and a brief description of Title IX, […]

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UNC Charlotte creates new office to coordinate Title IX law

| September 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
UNC Charlotte creates new office to coordinate Title IX law

Recently, UNC Charlotte has established a separate office to oversee Title IX coordination. Title IX is a law that is part of the Educational Amendments Act of 1972 that prohibits discrimination based upon sex in educational institutions. The law has morphed over the years to expand over a broader area of gender based discrimination. “This […]

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