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Title IX Conference Agenda

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Friday, October 11, 2013
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. 

Program Agenda

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.        Registration with light continental breakfast (Engleman Hall A 120)

9:00 a.m. - 9:15a.m.           Welcome Remarks: U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro (Engleman Hall A 120)

9:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.       "The Title IX Story: Historical and Legal Perspectives" (Engleman Hall A 120)
Donna Lopiano and Susan Ware, moderated by Troy Rodinone

Concurrent 10:45 a.m. Sessions:
10:45 am – 11:45 a.m.         "Title IX as a Change Strategy for STEMCan It Do for Women in STEM What It Has Done for Women in Sports?(Engleman Hall A 120)
Debra Rolison, moderated by Christine Broadbridge
10:45 am – 11:45 a.m.         "Developments in Title IX Litigation" (NEW LOCATION - ASC Theater)
Panel:  Attorneys Alex V. Hernandez, Michael P. McKeon, and Jonathan B. Orleans, Pullman Comley, LLC

12:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.       "Pioneers, Perseverance and Possibilities" (ASC Ballroom)
                                                     Lunch with an Intergenerational, Interdisciplinary Panel
Panel: Carolyn Vanacore, Louise O'Neal, Belinda Pearman, and Madison Breuer, moderated by Pat Nicol 

2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.           "Media, Women's Leadership, and Title IX" (ASC Theater)
Panel: Sally Jenkins, Chase Olivarius-McAllister, Meghan Pattyson Culmo and Laura Pappano

3:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.           "“Lean In" vs. "Satisficing": Conflicting Advice on Achieving Work-Life Balance" (ASC Theater)
Panel: Chief Lynn Malerba, Troy Rondinone, and Teresa Younger, moderated by Ellen Durnin and         Rosalyn Amenta 

5:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.           "Sexual Misconduct and Retaliation: Another Side of IX" (ASC Theater)
Panel: Wendy Murphy, Chase Olivarius-McAllister, and Susan Burhans, with a brief 5-10 minute introduction by Alexandra Brodsky, who will provide a brief tour of the resources available on the new site, moderated by Pamela Lassiter, the Director, Office of Diversity & Equity and Title IX Coordinator for SCSU

6:30 p.m.  – 8:00 p.m.           "Creating Your Own Path and Making a Difference" (dinner in ASC Ballroom)
Keynote Speaker: Ann Meyers, with remarks by Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman and SCSU President Mary A. Papazian