Students, faculty and staff are encouraged to provide input on proposed federal changes to Title IX rules to help shape WSU’s institutional response.
WSU and the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights have reached an agreement to resolve three complaints investigated as potential Title IX violations.
By C. Brandon Chapman, College of Education
PULLMAN, Wash. – As a child, Cathryn Claussen was devastated to learn only men played pro basketball and chagrined to sell Tupperware to fund her school sports uniform. Her consequent interest in gender equality and continuing passion for sports resulted in 10 years of service as director of the sport management program at Washington State University.
PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University was included in a list of universities released this morning by the U.S. Department of Education that are under investigation for possible violations of federal law over the handling of sexual violence and harassment complaints.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – For the second consecutive year, Washington State University has been bestowed with the Diversity in Athletics Award presented by the Laboratory for Diversity in Sport at Texas A&M University. WSU repeated its honor of being recognized in the Overall Excellence in Diversity and Title IX Compliance categories. The Diversity in Athletics Award, which is presented annually by the organization, recognizes the NCAA Division I-A athletic departments that excel in the area of diversity. “This is an award that is given only after careful review and consideration,” WSU President V. Lane Rawlins said. “It is a special honor for Washington State University … » More …