This policy only addresses the requirements related to the disciplinary procedures, which respond to reports of Sexual Harassment, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, or Stalking, as defined above.
Sexual Harassment, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Stalking and Retaliation are forms of sex and gender-based discrimination prohibited by Title IX, a federal law, which provides that: "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." Dartmouth designates the Title IX Coordinator/Clery Compliance Officer ("Title IX Coordinator") as the individual charged with coordinating efforts to comply with Title IX.
The Title IX Coordinator addresses and oversees the investigation and resolution of all complaints related to sexual and gender-based harassment, including Sexual Misconduct and Sexual Assault, Sexual and Gender-Based Harassment, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, or Stalking involving students, faculty, staff, visitors, and vendors.
Dartmouth is committed to the principle of equal opportunity for all its students, faculty, staff, and applicants for admission and employment.
For that reason, Dartmouth prohibits any form of discrimination against any person on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, sexual orientation, marital or parental status, national origin, citizenship, disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status in the administration of and access to the College's programs and activities, and in conditions of admission and employment.
More information about the role of the Title IX Coordinator can be found here:
As detailed in this policy, the Title IX Coordinator is available to meet with any person to provide information about resources, interim measures, and options for investigation and resolution under this [email protected]; or The Associate Dean or other administrator of Graduate Studies Program designated to receive complaints of Sexual Harassment, Dating Violence or Stalking against Students and Student Organizations: Gary Hutchins Graduate Studies Registrar Assistant Dean of Graduate Studies Deputy Title IX Coordinator Graduate Studies Hanover, NH 03755 Phone: 603-646-2017 Email: [email protected] the report is received by the Department of Safety and Security, the designated Associate Dean, or other administrator, they will promptly notify the Title IX Coordinator.Inquiries or complaints concerning the application of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, including the institutional response to sex discrimination and sexual and gender-based harassment, may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator and/or the United States Department of Education: Allison Lyng O'Connell, J. Title IX Coordinator & Clery Act Compliance Officer Parkhurst Hall, Room 009Hanover, NH 03755-3541 Phone: 603-646-0922Email: [email protected] for Civil Rights, Region I: Boston Office United States Department of Education 5 Post Office Square, 8th Floor Boston, MA 02109-3921 Phone: 617-289-0111 | Fax: 617-289-0150TDD: 800-368-1019 Email: [email protected]: www2gov/about/offices/list/ocr/Inquiries or complaints concerning other forms of discrimination in the educational and employment context may be referred to Vice-President of Institutional Diversity & Equity, the United States Department of Education, and/or New Hampshire Commission for Human Rights: Evelynn Ellis Vice-President of Institutional Diversity & Equity Blunt Alumni Center, Suite 304 Hanover, NH 03755-3541 Phone: 603-646-3197 | Fax: 603-646-2516 Email: [email protected]: Dartmouth.edu/~IDE United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Boston Office John F.Kennedy Federal Building 475 Government Center Boston, MA 02203 Phone: 800.669.4000 | Fax: 617.565.3196 TDD: 800.669.6820Web: eeoc.gov/field/boston/New Hampshire Commission for Human Rights 2 Industrial Park Drive Concord, NH 03301 Phone: 603-271-2767 | Fax: 603-271-6339 E-mail: [email protected] Web: nh.gov/hrc/ Top of page A.Graduate Studies Disciplinary Procedures for Sexual Harassment, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking (PDF) I. When sexual misconduct is brought to its attention, the Graduate Studies Program will take prompt and appropriate action to end the misconduct, prevent its recurrence, and address its effects., which, among other things, requires educational institutions to investigate and respond to reports of Sexual and Gender-based Harassment, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence and Stalking, this policy is designed to provide for the prompt, effective, fair, equitable and impartial investigation and resolution of complaints of such conduct against Students and Student Organizations in Graduate Studies (as defined below).