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Raising Awareness on Title IX and Sexual Assault

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What is Title IX?

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 protects people from discrimination based on sex in education programs and activities that receive federal financial assistance.

The Title IX regulation describes the conduct that violates Title IX. Examples of the types of discrimination that are covered under Title IX include sexual harassment, the failure to provide equal opportunity in athletics, and discrimination based on pregnancy.

 

Texas State University System Sexual Misconduct Policy

If you need to make a report, please contact Dr. Gilda Garcia,

Title IX Coordinator at 512.245.2539.

 

Report

 

At this website, you can file a report for any of the following categories of sexual misconduct:

  • Sexual Assault
  • Dating Violence
  • Stalking
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Domestic Violence
  • Sexual Exploitation
  • Sexual Intimidation (Cyber-stalking, Indecent Exposure, etc.)


You can file a report for someone else.

You can file a report anonymously.

You can file a report using a pseudonym.

Events On Campus

Tunnel of Oppression

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Men Against Violence

Men Against Violence (MAV) is a peer education team at Texas State. It is an educational team at Texas State. It is an educational resource for the Texas State community of faculty, staff, student organizations, residence halls and the surrounding communities. The MAV members are trained to present  violence related programs.

January - Stalking Awareness Month

February - Dating Violence Awareness Month

April - Sexual Assault Awareness Month

October - Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Useful Sites

Joyful Heart Foundation

http://www.joyfulheartfoundation.org/

The Joyful Heart Foundation's mission is to heal, educate and empower survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence and child abuse, and to shed light into the darkness that surrounds these issues.

 

National Sexual Violence Resource Center

http://www.nsvrc.org/

The NSVRC’s Mission is to provide leadership in preventing and responding to sexual violence through collaboration, sharing and creating resources, and promoting research.

 

Association of Title IX Administrators

http://atixa.org/

ATIXA provides a professional association for school and college Title IX Coordinators and administrators who are interested in serving their districts and campuses more effectively.

 

Not Alone

https://www.notalone.gov/

Information for students, schools, and anyone interested in finding resources on how to respond to and prevent sexual assault on college and university campuses and in our schools.

 

Know Your IX

http://knowyourix.org/

Know Your IX is a national survivor-run, student-driven campaign to end campus sexual violence.

 

Texas Association Against Sexual Assault

http://www.taasa.org/

The Texas Association Against Sexual Assault is committed to ending sexual violence in Texas through education, prevention and advocacy.

 

Denim Day: There’s no excuse and never an invitation to rape

http://denimdayusa.org/

Peace Over Violence has run the Denim Day in L.A. and USA campaign on a Wednesday in April in honor of Sexual Violence Awareness Month.