Ask Us: An Open Conversation on Title IX Resources Thursday

Join the Associated Student Government and the U of A Title IX Office for an open discussion and meet-and-greet with the new Title IX coordinator, Shanita Pettaway, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 21, in Arkansas Union 507. Learn about new services and resources on campus, including the implementation of Callisto, a third-party resource for survivors of sexual assault. This event will feature free snacks, drinks, an Amazon gift card giveaway and conversation about how we can shape the future of our campus. Space is limited, so RSVP on HogSync to secure your spot!

A native of Mobile, Alabama, Pettaway, a recipient of a host of awards and distinctions, inductee of a host of honor and professional societies and a first-generation college graduate, holds a Doctor of Philosophy in administration of higher education from Auburn University (2019), a Juris Doctor from Southern University Law Center (2012), a Master of Public Administration from Southern University and A&M College (2012), a Master of Education in administration of higher education from Auburn University (2017), a Graduate Certificate in College and University Teaching from Auburn University (2017) and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, summa cum laude, from Alabama A&M University (2008).

Her most recent employment includes positions with Columbus State University, where she served as contracts manager and policy coordinator, deputy Title IX coordinator and held a part-time graduate faculty appointment in the Department of Teaching, Leadership, and Counseling, having taught higher education law and ethics, as well as a perspectives course; Auburn University; and the Legal Division of the Alabama Department of Human Resources. She is an active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated. 

This event is sponsored by Associated Student Government through the Office of Student Activities and is supported by the Student Activities Fee. For questions or for accommodations due to disability, please contact the Office of Student Activities, osa@uark.edu or call 479-575-5255. University Programs is a program in the Division of Student Affairs.

About the Division of Student Affairs: The Division of Student Affairs supports students in pursuing knowledge, earning a degree, finding meaningful careers, exploring diversity and connecting with the global community. We provide students housing, dining, health care resources and create innovative programs that educate and inspire. We enhance the University of Arkansas experience and help students succeed, one student at a time.

Contacts

Associated Student Government,
Office of Student Activities
479-575-5255, osa@uark.edu

Scott Flanagin, executive director of communications
Division of Student Affairs
479-575-6785, sflanagi@uark.edu

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