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Letter to the Editor: Response to staff ed from Suffolk’s Title IX Director

Letter to the Editor: Response to staff ed from Suffolk’s Title IX Director

March 7, 2018

To the Editor: I felt it was important to comment on the recent Editor’s Word [Feb. 28, 2018] column that appeared on the Journal’s opinion page, which mentioned rumors of inappropriate relationships between staff and students, and students’ feeling they cannot speak out. Sexual harassment and abus...

DeVos: A danger to student safety

Michael MacRae

September 27, 2017

The protections afforded to sexual assault victims are being rescinded, as directed by Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos. Given initially under the Education Amendments Act of 1972 and expanded during the Obama Administration, Title IX had previously been under review by Devos’s department. All e...

Suffolk backs Obama action while DeVos ponders rollback

Suffolk backs Obama action while DeVos ponders rollback

Chris DeGusto

September 27, 2017

Just days after suggesting changes would be made to Title IX in a George Mason University speech, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos rescinded the “Dear Colleague” letter on Sept. 22, which has caused a reaction from college campuses across the nation, including Suffolk University. “While we wait for...

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