Title IX

GSAS's Dudley House

Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Hires New Title IX Coordinator

Danielle E. Farrell will serve as the new Title IX coordinator for the roughly 4,000 Ph.D. and masters students enrolled in GSAS.

Title IX Module
College Life

Facing Penalties, 100 Percent of College Students Completed Sexual Harassment Training

Harvard College mandated for the first time this year that undergraduates complete an online sexual harassment training, or else face consequences.

Mass Hall, Fall 2017
Student Groups

Title IX Office Creates Student Liaison Program

The University’s Title IX office will form a student liaison committee in an effort to better educate students about its policies and resources.

Secretary of Education DeVos

Harvard's Sexual Assault Policies Could Change Under Leaked DeVos Rules

New Title IX guidelines the U.S. Department of Education is reportedly considering would likely force Harvard to change its policy and procedures for addressing sexual assault and harassment, according to legal experts.

Students Rally Against Sexual Assault

College Title IX Training Becomes Mandatory, Tied to Course Enrollment

The College has offered versions of the training in recent years, but until this coming year, students have faced no consequences for failing to complete them.

Tercentenary Theater Commencement 2016

During Commencement, Students Launch Campaign Against Sexual Misconduct

Organizers timed the campaign to coincide with Commencement, a time of year they say brings together people across Harvard and provides a platform for demanding change.

Roland G. Fryer, Jr.

Star Economics Prof Fryer Facing Harvard and State-Level Investigations, Barred from Lab He Heads

Economics Professor Roland G. Fryer, Jr. is being investigated separately by Harvard and the state of Massachusetts and has been barred by University officials from setting foot in the research lab he heads.

Graduate Student Unionization Vote Queen's Head

Grad Union Establishes Sexual Harassment Committee

Members of the union’s organizing committee voted to form the group to advocate for individuals who have experienced sexual harassment in the workplace.

Year in Review - Pfister: Talk

University to Require Faculty and Staff to Complete Title IX Online Training

Faculty and staff across Harvard will be required to complete an online training on the University’s sexual and gender-based harassment policy starting in the fall.

Harvard Business School
Harvard Business School

Business School to Update Title IX Training Modules

Harvard Business School has updated its Title IX training modules on sexual harassment amid criticisms of the trainings.


More Than Quarter of Surveyed Profs Say They Know Dept Member Who Experienced Sexual Harassment

Roughly 30 percent of surveyed members of the Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences say they know at least one person in their department who has experienced sexual harassment.

Student Groups

Harvard Students Rally for Massachusetts Sexual Assault Bills

The rally—organized by the student-led Every Voice Coalition—supported two bills currently in House committees.

Mike Smith at Convocation

Faculty of Arts and Sciences Has Filed Title IX Complaint Against Dominguez

​The Faculty of Arts and Sciences has filed a formal Title IX complaint against Government Professor Jorge I. Dominguez, according to correspondence obtained by The Crimson.

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News Analysis: #MeToo Reaches Harvard

When recent allegations of sexual harassment against a prominent Government professor surfaced last month, Harvard saw the direct effects of the #MeToo movement for the first time.

Kimberly Theidon

Court Dismisses Gender Discrimination Lawsuit Against Harvard

A federal judge ruled last month that former associate professor Kimberly S. Theidon failed to prove Harvard violated Title IX policies in denying her tenure.