Time: 12:00 – 1:30 pm ET
This webinar will discuss the legal framework that establishes students’ rights and universities’ obligations with respect to sexual violence and harassment, dating violence, domestic violence, and stalking on college campuses. The presentation will review the key requirements of the Clery Act and Title IX law and guidance, and will utilize real cases and scenarios to highlight the universities’ response, investigation, remediation, and reporting duties.
Submit your FAQs about implementing the Clery Act by August 31st to Laura Egan at firstname.lastname@example.org and they will be addressed throughout the webinar.
A recording of the webinar will be made available to all registrants.
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Ms. Beck is a civil litigator who has over a decade of experience handling transactions and complex state and federal litigation, including class actions and lawsuits involving serious personal injuries, alleged antitrust violations and other commercial claims.
Ms. Beck has extensive experience representing survivors of sexual abuse and harassment, using state law and federal civil rights and Title IX claims to pursue compensation for victims. Ms. Beck practiced for nine years at the New York office of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, representing national and international business entities. Afterwards, Ms. Beck served as Deputy General Counsel at Phoenix House Foundation, Inc., the nation’s largest non-profit organization dedicated to substance abuse treatment and prevention.
Ms. Beck earned her law degree cum laude from University of Michigan Law School and undergraduate degree in economics from Northwestern University. She is a member of the New York and Michigan Bar.
Senior Director of Training & Technical Assistance
Laura Egan oversees the development and execution of training and technical assistance projects, programs, and resources at Clery Center, including Clery Act Training Seminars, webinars, and National Campus Safety Awareness Month. She presents nationally and provides individualized support on compliance with and implementation of Clery Act requirements, campus safety, compliance, and gender based violence and discrimination. Prior to joining the Clery Center, Laura worked at Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, PA for five years serving in both residence life and student conduct roles.
Laura earned a B.A. in Psychology from Villanova University and a M.A. in Education and Human Development from The George Washington University.
Associate Executive Director of Programs
Abigail Boyer manages a comprehensive array of services and programs for Clery Center, including Jeanne Clery Act Training, online curriculum development, and National Campus Safety Awareness Month. She also presents nationally on topics related to campus safety, the Clery Act, dynamics of sexual and domestic violence, and victims’ services.
Prior to joining the Clery Center, Abigail served as the Community Outreach Coordinator for The Crime Victims’ Center of Chester County, where she was instrumental in the development and implementation of prevention education programs targeted towards students, parents, and other community members.
Abigail earned a B.A. in Political Science at West Chester University and an M.S. in Organization Development and Leadership with a concentration in Adult Learning and Training at Saint Joseph’s University. She has been a contributor to Campus Safety Magazine, The New York Times, The Washington Post, LA Times, and Huffington Post.