Commission on Sexual Harassment Prevention & Education
The mission of the Presidential Commission on Sexual Harassment Prevention & Education is to increase awareness, identify resources, and promote programming on all forms of sexual harassment on and off campus. The Commission works with Social Equity and the Title IX Team, when appropriate, to target education aimed at reducing instances of sexual harassment.
Domestic Violence and Abuse Awareness Day
The Presidential Commission on Sexual Harassment Prevention & Education and the Office of Social Equity sponsor an annual Domestic Violence and Abuse Awareness Day. The event hopes to not only offer resources from Clarion and surrounding counties but, additionally, to provide information that domestic violence is not limited to acts of physical violence. Through various art forms, Clarion University students and staff have represented physical, emotional and financial abuse.
At last year's Domestic Violence and Abuse Awareness Day event, students and faculty members submitted works of art including poetry, which were placed on display with the photographs depicting various forms of abuse. The following submissions are from students Mackenzie Pence and Sarah Rearigh:
Human trafficking awareness
The Presidential Commission on Sexual Harassment is committed to educating the public on human trafficking so people may be able to spot the signs of this atrocity and report it. The hope is to one day put an end to trafficking in Pennsylvania and the United States. The following are resources to better educate yourself on trafficking and hotlines to call if you suspect trafficking activity: