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Sexual assault occurs more often because of rape culture, speaker says

Rape jokes are popular on television and in movies, but these jokes can cause people to think rape is less serious because people are laughing at it, speaker says.
JENAE LAXSON, Evergreen reporter October 21, 2020

The Coalition for Women Students hosted an event discussing taking action against pervasive sexual assault resulting from rape culture. There could be a decrease in rape culture if people assess their...

University official trains staff, students on Title IX changes

Holly Ashkannejhad, director of WSU's Compliance and Civil Rights, said Title IX and House Bill 2327 protect students.
JENAE LAXSON, Evergreen reporter August 31, 2020

WSU hosted live trainings for staff and students on updates made to Title IX guidance for WSU Compliance and Civil Rights — previously known as the Office of Civil Rights Compliance and Investigation...

New regulations change scope of WSU’s Title IX jurisdiction

Holly Ashkannejhad, director of the Office of Civil Rights Compliance and Investigation, said the new Title IX regulations decrease the number of complaints that are considered Title IX cases.
LOREN NEGRON, Evergreen reporter June 18, 2020

The U.S. Department of Education’s updated Title IX regulations to narrow Title IX cases and decrease cases that would require an institution’s response. Holly Ashkannejhad, director of the Office...

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