Tag: title IX

All-gender bathroom plans for Wiekamp Hall

By: KATELYN FIRESTEIN Staff Writer karfires@iu.edu A new all-gender bathroom is in the works in Wiekamp Hall, as well as many innovative initiatives that the Deputy Title IX Coordinator Laura Harlow is working on. The exact date on when the bathroom renovation will be completed is still unknown, but it has been approved and the

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Progress on campus wide access to tampons

BY: EVA MONHAUT Staff writer emonhaut@iu.edu Last fall most campus bathrooms were absent of menstrual supplies for women across campus. This semester, things are beginning to change after stress has been placed on the need for student access to basic necessities in all of the campus bathrooms. Michael Prater, the Director of Facilities Management, mentioned

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Campus tampon absence seen as potential violation of Title IX

By: EVA MONHAUT Staff Writer Having access to crucial menstrual supplies on campus is a Title IX right that is being violated in many of our campus facilities, according to some. Some of the buildings on IU South Bend’s campus have no menstrual supply dispensers installed, while others installed sit empty. In some situations, the

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