Title IX Working Group Updates

July 11 meeting update

The Working Group met for the last time today to finalize our recommendations for improvements to St. Olaf’s Title IX policy and procedures. After a full-day of reflect ...

 

July 5 meeting update

The Working Group discussed areas of further research and dialogue identified during our June 17 meeting. While we all come from diverse backgrounds and opinions, we ...

 

June 17 meeting summary

On Friday the Working Group met for a full-day session to report on the work that subgroups have been doing. We had a rich discussion and respectful, productive debate a ...

 

May 26 meeting summary

Last night the Working Group began the significant task of analyzing the information gathered during the listening phase. We still welcome comments, ideas, and suggestion ...

 

May 19 meeting summary

Last night’s four-and-a-half-hour meeting of the Title IX Working Group was both substantive, as we continued our process of listening, and transitional, as we began th ...

 

May 12 meeting summary

Last night in Buntrock Commons we continued the listening and input phase of our process, spending four and a half hours hearing and learning from students who have exper ...

 

Meeting with the Grey Shirts group

Yesterday President Anderson and I met with some members of the Grey Shirts group. We had a productive dialogue, asked each other questions, shared ideas, and charted a p ...

 

Update on Working Group process

As we have reported, the Working Group has been focused on listening to students, faculty, staff, and other experts in Title IX processes. After these meetings are comple ...

 

May 5 meeting summary

Over the past several weeks we have had an overwhelming response from people wanting to engage with the Working Group. Last night we spent four and a half hours meetin ...

 

Student forum update

Last night in the Lion's Pause student club, members of the Working Group and about 200 current students gathered in small-group sessions to talk about St. Olaf’s Tit ...