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Thursday, April 15, 2021

Thursday, April 15, 2021
The Next Wave of Title IX Activism
Laura L. Dunn

Laura Dunn, founder of SurvJustice and founding partner at L.L. Dunn Law Firm, PLLC, will discuss the history of the campus-based Title IX movement and the new wave of Title IX activism from Capitol Hill on down to college campuses in the post-Trump era.

Laura L. Dunn is a nationally recognized survivor turned victims’ rights attorney and social entrepreneur. In addition to being an accomplished litigator and published legal scholar, Dunn regularly advises lawmakers on state and federal policy reforms regarding campus-based gender violence. She also serves as an expert witness in high profile cases across the country. Dunn is a 2015 Echoing Green Global Fellow, the 2017 recipient of the DOJ's Special Courage Award, and a 2018 TED Fellow.

Ms. Dunn is the featured speaker for recognizing April as Sexual Assault Awareness Month.