Sexual Harassment: Awareness and Prevention

Description: This program provides basic guidelines for understanding and preventing sexual harassment in the workplace. Information regarding the legal basis for sexual harassment as well as Penn State’s policies and procedures regarding sexual harassment and other related behaviors (Title IX) will be discussed. Case studies will be included for participants to assess, discuss, and identify resolutions for potential sexual harassment situations in higher education.


  • Recognize sexual harassment behaviors
  • Identify appropriate responses to sexual harassment behavior
  • Know the university policy (AD 85) for sexual harassment and other related behaviors (Title IX)
  • Learn how to report sexual harassment and other Title IX related behaviors

Affirmative Action Office

Affirmative Action Office
328 Boucke, University Park, PA 16802
Phone: (814) 863-0471
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