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Title IX Education Policy & Sexual Violence

The University of Wisconsin-Parkside is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, sexual orientation, national origin, sex, age, or handicap in any of its educational programs, activities, or with respect to employment, including the provisions of Title IX of the Education Amendment Act of 1972. Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 is a federal law that prohibits sex discrimination in education. It covers forms of sexual misconduct which include sex discrimination, sexual harassment, stalking, dating/relationship violence, and sexual assault.

It reads: "No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance."

--Legal Citation: Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, and its implementing regulation at 34 C.F.R. Part 106 (Title IX)

Inquiries related to Title IX may be directed to the University of Wisconsin-Parkside Title IX Coordinator at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside, 900 Wood Road, Kenosha, WI 53141:

Title IX Coordinator

Heather Kind-Keppel
University Diversity and Inclusion Office
346 Wyllie Hall
262-595-2239
kindkepp@uwp.edu

Title IX Deputy Coordinators

For Students:
Tammy L. McGuckin, Ed.D.
Vice Provost of Student Affairs and Enrollment Services
340 Wyllie Hall
262-595-2598
mcguckin@uwp.edu

Steve Wallner
Dean of Students
Student Center L 104
262-595-2451
steven.wallner@uwp.edu

For Athletics:
Wendy Wilson
Associate Athletics Director/Administration & Compliance
Sports and Activity Center
262-595-3225
wilsonw@uwp.edu

For Human Resources:
Sheronda Glass
Director of Human Resources
Tallent Hall 203
262-595-2230
glasss@uwp.edu

The U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is responsible for enforcing Title IX. OCR can be reached at:

Office for Civil Rights
U.S. Department of Education
111 N. Canal Street, Suite 1053
Chicago, IL 60606-7204
Telephone: 312-886-8434
FAX: 312-353-4888;
TDD: 312-353-2540
Email: OCR_Chicago@ed.gov

900 Wood Road · P.O. Box 2000 · Kenosha, WI 53141-2000 P 262-595-2345

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