What I Need to Know

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  • Sexual Violence can happen to anyone of any race, age, sexual orientation, religion or gender. It can happen to couples who are married, living together or who are dating. It affects people of all socioeconomic backgrounds and education levels.

    You can protect yourself by recognizing and avoiding abusive behavior such as: 

    • Humiliating or name calling a partner
    • Blaming partner for own faults
    • Consistently accusing partner of cheating
    • Kicking, holding, slapping, or scratching a partner
    • Attempting to control a partner’s appearance
    • Forcible sex

    Sexual Misconduct Policy

    Download Morton College's Sexual Misconduct Policy

    Terms You Should Know

    Consent

    A freely given agreement to the act of sexual penetration or sexual conduct in question.

    Bystander

    Someone other than the victim who is present when an activity or situation is occurring in which a reasonable person feels as though some protective action is required to prevent. Bystanders, if active, can prevent harm or intervene before a situation gets worse.

    No-Retaliation

    Retaliation against anyone involved in an investigation is strictly prohibited. If you retaliate against anyone involved in an investigation, you will be subject to discipline. If you believe you have been mistreated or otherwise retaliated against because of your participation in an investigation, please inform the Coordinator immediately.

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  • On Campus Resources

    Morton College Campus
    Police Department
    Leilani Cappetta
    Room 119 Building C
    (708) 656-8000
    Ext. 2442 or 2200

    Executive Director of Operations
    Frank Marzullo
    Room 116 Building D
    (708) 656-8000
    Ext. 2441

    Human Resources/
    Title IX Coordinator
    Anthony Ray
    Room 212 Building B
    (708) 656-8000
    Ext. 2298

    Counselor/Confidential Advisor
    Jennifer Blankenship
    Building B, Room 106
    (708) 656-8000
    Ext. 2297

    Confidential Advisor
    Marlene Soto
    Building C, Room 203
    (708) 656-8000
    Ext. 2316