Discrimination Cases, Summer/Fall 2014


COMPLAINANT

RESPONDENT

BASIS

ALLEGATIONS

STATUS

PROCESS 

OUTCOME

Staff Unknown Gender, Sexual Orientation Sexist and homophobic comments yelled from car Closed Early Resolution Referred for resources, reported to Police
Staff Department Disability Failure to accommodate Closed Early Resolution Resolved within department
Staff Staff Gender Unfair treatment by unsupportive manager Closed Investigated Not substantiated
Staff Staff Race Racist comments Closed Early Resolution Preliminary review; no further administrative action warranted
Student Student Religion Interference with religious practices Closed Early Resolution Preliminary review; no indication of discrimination. Referred to conflict resolution resources
Student Student Race, National Origin Disparaging comments Closed Early Resolution Documented for file
Staff Unknown Disability Disparaging comments Closed Early Resolution Insufficient information provided by complainant; unable  to proceed
Student Academic Disability Disparaging comments Closed Early Resolution Preliminary review; education provided to respondent
Staff Unknown Race Racist graffiti on car Closed Early Resolution Documented for file, reported to Police 
Unknown Student National Origin Disparaging comments online Closed Early Resolution Documented for file, informed respondent 
Unknown Student National Origin Disparaging comments online Closed Early Resolution Documented for file, informed respondent
Student Unknown Race Unfair treatment by unsupportive manager Closed Early Resolution Insufficient information provided by complainant; unable  to proceed
Staff Department Disability Disabled access button note working Closed Early Resolution Button was repaired correctly
Former student Staff Disability Failure to accommodate Closed Early Resolution Insufficient information provided by complainant; unable to proceed
Student Student Race Racist remarks Closed Early Resolution Respondent withdrew from school
Former staff Staff Race, Gender Demeaning and sexist comments Closed Early Resolution Insufficient information provided by complainant; unable to proceed
Student Department Disability Failure to accommodate Closed Early Resolution Insufficient information provided by complainant; unable  to proceed
Staff Staff Non specific Denied promotional opportunities Closed Early Resolution Preliminary review; no further administrative action warranted. Referred for resources.
Unknown Academic* National Origin Biased comments Closed Early Resolution Provided education
Unknown Unknown Sexual Orientation Disparaging comments Closed Early Resolution Documented for file
Student Department Disability Failure to accommodate Closed Early Resolution Complaint withdrawn
Student Department Medical Condition/Genetic Information Failure to accommodate Closed Early Resolution Preliminary review; no evidence of discrimination
Student Unknown Race Racist comments yelled from car Closed Early Resolution Documented for file
Unknown Unknown Race Racist comments Closed Early Resolution Documented for file
Staff Staff Race Unfair treatment based on race Closed Early Resolution Insufficient information provided by complainant; unable to proceed
Staff Staff Age Laid off due to age Closed Investigated Unsubstantiated
Academic* Academic* Gender Unfair treatment Closed Early Resolution Preliminary review; no evidence of discrimination
Staff Staff Race Racist comments Closed Investigated Substantiated, employee terminated
Student Staff Gender Identity Inappropriate comments Closed Early resolution Provided education to respondent
Staff Staff Race, Sexual Orientation Inappropriate comments, treated differently by supervisor Closed Investigated Not substantiated
Student Academic* Disability Inappropriate comments Closed Early resolution Provided education to department chair
Academic* Department Race, Gender Unfair treatment Closed Early Resolution Preliminary review; no evidence of discrimination
Student Department Race Unfair treatment Closed Early Resolution Insufficent information provided by complainant; unable to proceed
Community member Unknown Religion Anti-Semitic graffiti Closed Early resolution Graffiti removed
Student Department Pregnancy Failure to accommodate Closed Early Resolution Assisted with grade change appeal process
Student Student Religion, Race, Gender, Color Derogatory comments , threatening behavior Pending Investigation Pending Pending
Staff Staff Disability, gender Derogatory comments Closed Early resolution Referred for resources
Student Academic* Race Unfair grading Closed Early resolution Referred to grade change appeal process
Unknown Unknown Non Specific Unfair Treatment Closed Early Reolution Documented for file

*Refers to ladder-rank faculty, lecturers, and other academic titles