Title IX at Emory & Henry College

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (20 U.S.C. § 1681) is an all-encompassing federal law that prohibits discrimination based on the gender of students and employees of educational institutions which receive federal financial assistance.

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  • If you witness concerning behavior or activity. Speak up and report through Title IX.

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Emory & Henry College has invested in the training of all employees involved in the Title IX processes. 

The Title IX Coordinator, Investigators, Advisors, and Hearing Panel have completed training as of August 14, 2020 through Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP. 

June 10-June 11, 2021, former Title IX Coordinator, Shannon Patterson, attended Title IX Coordinator Two: Pressures, Politics, Sanctions, Minors and MOUs through the Association of Title IX Administrators.

July 19-July 21, 2021, Title IX Coordinator, Shannon Patterson and Dean of Students/Hearing Chair, Tracey Wright attended The Four Corners of Title IX Regulatory Compliance through the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice.

Decision Makers, Advisors, and Investigators complete training through the SUNY Student Conduct Institute. 

For additional information in regard to our training materials and accessibility, please email tshill@ehc.edu

Additionally, all Emory & Henry College employees and students complete annual Title IX training through Vector Solutions and orientation/onboarding programming.