Schedule of Lectures & Conversations

Dec 3

Carleton Connects: Preventing & responding to campus sexual misconduct

Carleton's Title IX Lead Team members discuss the College's newly expanded efforts to prevent and respond to sexual misconduct

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019
12:00 – 1:00 pm
  • Carleton Connects: Riehle-Merrill and Peterson on Title IX
Laura Riehle-Merrill, Title IX Coordinator
Nora Peterson, Sexual Violence Prevention Coordinator

 This event took place on December 3, 2019.

Carleton has recently strengthened its approaches to preventing and responding to sexual misconduct.  Join Title IX Coordinator Laura Riehle-Merrill and Sexual Violence Prevention Coordinator Nora Peterson for a discussion of the College's updated efforts to ensure a safe and supportive campus environment.

About the Speakers

Laura Riehle-Merrill became the College’s first full-time Title IX Coordinator in 2017.  From 2005 until 2017, she directed student engagement in the College's Center for Community and Civic Engagement, including service as a Sexual Misconduct Support Adviser and a Title IX Deputy.  Laura holds a B.A. in English with a minor in Women’s Studies from Gustavus Adolphus College and an MFA in creative writing from Colorado State University.

Nora Peterson is Carleton's first full-time Sexual Violence Prevention Coordinator.  She came to Carleton in February 2019 from Montana State University, where she served as the Volunteer Coordinator and Direct Service Specialist. Nora received her master's in gender studies from Central European University in 2017, with research centered on gender-based violence. 

Sponsored by Carleton Connects. Contact: Christopher Brunelle, x5690