Sexual Harassment

As an instructor, I have a mandatory reporting responsibility under The Title IX Educational Act of 1972 which prohibits violence, harassment, and discrimination based on sex and gender. For the sake of Briar Cliff University students' safety and welfare, I am required to share information regarding sexual misconduct or information about a crime that may have occurred on Briar Cliff University’s campus or within online courses with Title IX Coordinator or Deputy Title IX Coordinators.

Confidential assistance is also available for students. If you or someone you know has been harassed, assaulted, or discriminated against because of sex or gender, the following resources are available:

On Campus Confidential Resources:

·       Director of Counseling Services: Jeanette Tobin (712) 279-5433

·       Director of Health Services: Jo Morgan (712) 279-5436

·       Director of Campus Ministry: Sr. Janet May (712) 279-5227

Reporting to University Officials / Title IX Resources:

·       Title IX Coordinator: Louise Paskey (712) 279-5494

·       Deputy Title IX Coordinator: Dave Arens (712) 279-1715

·       Deputy Title IX Coordinator: Beau Sudtelgte (712) 279-1633

·       Security Department: (712) 898-1888

The Sexual Violence and Harassment policy and additional off-campus resources can be found at:,-assault-and-title-ix-procedures/