We encourage students to go through the Title IX training offered below, if you have
not yet done so to further your understanding of Title IX.
*If you have not yet completed the training, Crime Prevention for Students, it will
also appear under this link.
Sexual Misconduct Policy
Sexual Misconduct Administrative Guidelines, with Definitions
Oakland Community College is dedicated to protecting and preserving the rights of
crime victims. We are sensitive to the needs of all victims and will strive to provide
assistance, access to vital information, resources and additional services.
Pursuant to Federal Title IX regulations, The Family Educational Rights and Privacy
Act and the Michigan Crime Victim’s Rights Act, the Department of Public Safety will
not impede, to any alleged victim of any crime of violence, the results of any disciplinary
proceeding conducted by the College against the perpetrator of the crime directly
related to the victim. The College will aid and assist any victim in pursuing information
for which they are entitled under the law.
Victim Rights Policy:
It is the policy of the Oakland Community College Department of Public Safety to comply
with Title IX, FERPA regulations, and the Michigan Crime Victim’s Rights Act, PA 87
of 1985 (MCL 780.751).
Pursuant to Title IX and FERPA regulations, the Department of Public Safety will not
impede any alleged victim of any crime of violence from obtaining the results of any
disciplinary proceeding conducted by the college against the perpetrator of the crime
directly related to the victim. Any victim requesting information related to their
complaint shall be referred to the Title IX Coordinator.
REPORTING PROHIBITED BEHAVIOR
Members of the College community who believe that a Title IX violation may have occurred,
should report their concerns and/or file a report with a College Title IX Coordinator:
TITLE IX COORDINATORS:
Ms. Karen Bathanti
Vice Chancellor of Human Resources & Title IX Coordinator
Ms. Lori Przymusinski
Vice Chancellor of Student Services & Title IX Coordinator
TITLE IX INVESTIGATORS:
Mr. David Ceci
Academic Dean of Public Services/Director of Law Enforcement Training & Title IX
1st Floor, Building J, Auburn Hills Campus
Mr. Jahquan Hawkins
Dean of Student Services & Title IX Investigator
2nd Floor Administration Building B, Auburn Hills Campus
Ms. Donna Tuchowski
Human Resources Coordinator & Title IX Investigator
Mr. Thomas Hendricks
Dean of Business/Information Technologies & Title IX Investigator
Title IX Investigators and Coordinators are available during regular campus business
hours. Please contact them individually for specific availability.
You may also report any form of sexual misconduct to the Public Safety Department:
Chief of Public Safety
1st Floor Building G, Auburn Hills Campus
Teen Yellow Pages
A Resource Handbook for Campus Sexual Assault Survivors, Friends and Family