The Campus Accountability & Safety Act

The Campus Accountability & Safety Act: Navigating Compliance Issues and the Challenges of Campus Sexual Assaults

Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Check-in/Breakfast: 9 - 10 a.m.
Panel: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Lunch: 11:30 a.m. - noon
Mac Mahon Student Center
Saint Peter’s University

According to the U.S. Department of Justice, 95 percent of campus sexual assaults go unreported.

Join us as we explore what you need to know about the Campus Accountability and Safety Act. Our panel of experts will discuss the nature of the continued challenge of sexual assaults on college campuses as well as best practices in complying with the rules that accompany the new campus sexual assault regulation.

Mac Mahon Student Center

The Mac Mahon Student Center (Get Directions)

Keynote Speaker

Robert D. Laurino
first assistant prosecutor, Essex County Prosecutor’s Office

Panel of Experts

Patricia Teffenhart, MPA
executive director, NJ Coalition Against Sexual Assault

Ruth Anne Koenick
director of the office for violence prevention and victim assistance, Rutgers University

La’Shawn Rivera
director of sexual violence response, Columbia University

Jackie Moran
director of compliance, student affairs, Title IX coordinator, Rutgers University

Closing remarks

Wagatwe Wanjuki
survivor, activist and writer


Kevin Callahan, J.D. ’69
lecturer of criminal justice at Saint Peter's University and retired Hudson County Superior Court Judge

Michelle Fine, Ph.D.
distinguished professor, CUNY Graduate Center


The conference is complimentary. All are welcome to attend. To register, please contact Janet Estremera at (201) 795-8000 or by September 26, 2014.

Location, Directions, and Parking

The Mac Mahon Student Center is located at 47 Glenwood Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07306. Parking will be available in Lot No.1 (Armory lot) on Montgomery Street between Tuers Avenue and Jordan Avenue.

Event Sponsors

Care Point Health Foundation Saint Peter's University