Conservatory Investigators of Complaints of Sexual Harassment and Unlawful Employment Discrimination

The Conservatory has designated Marianne Wisheart, Director of Human Resources, as the Conservatory’s Title IX Assistant Coordinator. Additionally, the following investigators are designated as those persons who are charged with coordinating the Conservatory’s implementation of this policy, and investigating complaints of sexual misconduct and unlawful discrimination for the Conservatory.  They may be contacted to initiate an investigation under the policy or to answer questions regarding this policy. The Conservatory also reserves the right to retain an outside investigator to investigate complaints regarding violations of this policy.

Marianne Wisheart, 617-585-1229
Room 203, St. Botolph Building
Director of Human Resources, Title IX Assistant Coordinator

Tom Novak, 617-585-1308
Room 121, Jordan Hall
Provost and Dean of the College

Tom Handel, 617-585-2309
Student Services, Room 244, St. Botolph Building
Dean of Students, Title IX Coordinator

Suzanne Hegland, 617-585-1313
Student Services, Room 244, St. Botolph Building
Associate Dean of Students, Title IX Assistant Coordinator

Additional Resources for Non-NEC Assistance

The Boston Area Rape Crisis (BARCC) 24 Hour Hotline
Victims’ Rights Law Center
 Phone: 617-399-6720 x19
Fax: 617-399-6722
115 Broad Street, 3rd floor
 Boston, MA 02110

Boston Police Sexual Assault Unit
Phone: 617-343-4400

Gay Men’s Domestic Violence Project
24 hour hotline

The Network/LaRed
Hotline for lesbians, bisexual women, and the transgender community

Government Resources

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
John F. Kennedy Federal Building
475 Government Center
Boston, MA 02203
Tel: 800-669-4000

Department of Education, Office of Civil Rights
Enforcement Office
Office for Civil Rights/Boston
US Department of Education, 8th Floor
5 Post Office Square
Boston, MA 02109
Tel: 617-289-0111

See Dear Colleague letter at:

U.S. Department of Justice
Office on Violence Against Women
145 N Street, NE, Suite 10W.121
Washington, D.C. 20530

Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination
1 Ashburton Place, 6th Floor, Room 601
Boston, MA 02108
Tel: 617-994-6000

Massachusetts Office for Victim Assistance
One Ashburton Place, Suite 1101
Boston, MA 02108
Tel: 617-727-5200

Third District Court Victim Assistance
4040 Mystic Valley Parkway
Medford, MA 02155
Tel: 781-306-2710



NEC Update January 27
Due to the continuing weather conditions, NEC will be closed Wednesday, January 28, for classes, rehearsals and administrative offices. Victor Rosenbaum's faculty recital will go on as scheduled at 8 pm in Jordan Hall. The Jordan Hall building will re-open at 6 pm. 2015-01-27

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