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The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

WSU celebrates female athletes during a recognition of Title IXs 50th anniversary, Feb. 11.

WSU to welcome all-female class to Athletic Hall of Fame

SAM TAYLOR, Evergreen sports editor June 26, 2022

On the 50th anniversary of the historic Title IX legislation that paved the way for the success of women’s sports, WSU Athletics announced they will induct an all-female class to their Hall of Fame. Eight...

Amber Mendenhall, WSU Alumni Association engagement coordinator, said those organizing the event wanted to make Title IX a big focus of the summit because it is the 50th anniversary of Title IX being passed.

Alumni Association to host second annual Women’s Leadership Summit on Friday

JOSIAH PIKE, Evergreen reporter March 2, 2022

The second annual Women’s Leadership Summit will be held Friday and will focus on the 50th anniversary of the passage of Title IX.  The purpose of the summit is for WSU students and non-students...

WSU forward Enzi Broussard battles Arizona defender Jasmine Young for the ball during the second half of a match Sept. 24, 2021, in Pullman.

Power of IX at WSU

AARIK LONG, Evergreen reporter January 24, 2022

WSU and the Cougar Athletic Fund announced plans on Thursday to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Title IX with their Power of IX campaign, according to a release from WSU Athletics. June 23 will mark...

The Office of Compliance and Civil Rights goal is to review all evidence and draft a report within 30 days after a formal complaint is filed. But it is often longer because of their “student-friendly process,” which allows students to reschedule interviews and request extensions.

WSU office outlines complaint process

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen reporter April 14, 2021

The WSU Office of Compliance and Civil Rights conducted 60 investigations out of the over 500 complaints received.  It is common for not all complaints to become investigations, but the office makes...

OPINION: System must provide justice for sexual assault

OPINION: System must provide justice for sexual assault

MEGHAN HENRY, Evergreen managing editor April 14, 2021

Editor's Note: One source in this story asked to remain anonymous to prevent retaliation against them and any interference with their student experience at WSU. An asterisk identifies a source's name has...

Holly Ashkannejhad, director of WSUs Compliance and Civil Rights, said Title IX and House Bill 2327 protect students.

University official trains staff, students on Title IX changes

JENAE LAXSON, Evergreen roots editor 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...

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.

New regulations change scope of WSU’s Title IX jurisdiction

LOREN NEGRON, Evergreen editor-in-chief 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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