OCR Open Forum Reveals Concerns Regarding University’s Title IX Office

Several focus group participants went on to say that the University’s Title IX investigators were slow and unresponsive. Sometimes, participants claimed the Title IX office would wait over a month before responding to complaints. During this delay, attendees warned, witnesses’ recollections of events could fade and taint their testimonies.

The Dean of Students candidate relays how she was involved on campus and highlights her 

Dean of Students Candidate Touts Campus Involvement

“There can’t be one Cornell experience,” Jones said. “We probably would like for there to be, but the truth is, everyone does not experience this institution in the same way. I think we need to pay attention to students’ perceptions and attitudes that are shaped by institutional history and culture.”