Title IX

Resources

  • Whom Can I Call?
    • While we recognize that a report may emerge through many sources, we encourage those who experience sexual harassment and sexual misconduct to report directly to the Norfolk Police, Sioux City Night Patrol, Title IX Coordinator, or a member of the Title IX Team. 
  • The College will seek to maintain your privacy at all times during the process consistent with our responsibility to ensure both individual and community safety and our commitment to providing an environment free from sex and gender discrimination. 
  • All College employees who become aware of an incident of sexual misconduct will notify the Title IX Coordinator or a member of the Title IX Team.  The Title IX Coordinator and Title IX Team Members are specifically charged with investigating and responding to allegations of sexual misconduct.
  • Law enforcement
    • Sioux City Night Patrol (402) 841-5163, available 24 hours a day
    • Norfolk Police Department 911
  • All of the resources listed below are trained to support students and coordinate with the Title IX Coordinator consistent with the College’s commitment to a safe and healthy educational environment. Northeast Community College values your privacy.  Reports of sexual assault will be shared only with individuals with a need-to-know or as required by law. These individuals will support and provide you with information regarding options, including: grievance procedures, interim remedies, and ongoing emotional support.  These individuals will assist in eliminating the misconduct, preventing its reoccurrence and addressing the effects.
Judy Bowman, Title IX Coordinator
(402) 844-7046
judyb@northeast.edu
Norfolk Campus
Maclay Building 110
801 East Benjamin Ave Norfolk, NE 68702

Title IX Team Members

Dr. Karen Severson, Vice President of Student Services
(402) 844-7273
karens@northeast.edu
Norfolk Campus
College Welcome Center 1236
801 East Benjamin Ave Norfolk, NE 68702

Stephen Morton, Dean of Student Life
(402) 844-7722
stephen@northeast.edu
Norfolk Campus
College Welcome Center 1111
801 East Benjamin Ave Norfolk, NE 68702

Maureen Baker, Director of Conduct
(402) 844-7258
maureen@northeast.edu
Norfolk Campus
College Welcome Center 1235
801 East Benjamin Ave Norfolk, NE 68702

Pete Rizzo, Director of Residence Life and Food Service
(402) 844-7151
pete@northeast.edu
Norfolk Campus
Residence Hall Burkhardt 116
801 East Benjamin Ave Norfolk, NE 68702

Confidential Resources and Support

The resources listed below as confidential may not share your information without your expressed consent unless there is an imminent danger to you or to others or as otherwise required by law.  These confidential resources are granted this privilege by Nebraska law due to the nature of their position.

On Campus for Students

  • Counseling
    • Office hours Monday- Friday 8:00 am- 5:00 pm.
    • Stephanie Brundieck, LCSW
      (402) 844-7277
      stephanie@northeast.edu
      Norfolk Campus
      College Welcome Center 1234
      801 East Benjamin Ave, Norfolk NE 68702
  • Health Services
    • When classes are in session during the fall and spring semesters, the hours are: Monday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm, Tuesday 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm, Wednesday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm, Thursday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
    • Gretchen Hupp, R.N.
      (402) 844-7176
      glhupp@frhs.org
      Norfolk Campus
      Student Center 216
      801 Benjamin Ave, Norfolk NE 68702

Off-Campus

  • Faith Regional Health Services/ Hospital (402) 371-4880
  • Bright Horizons- Resources for survivors of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (877) 379-3798

For Faculty and Staff
The Employee Assistance Plan (EAP) is a confidential resource and referral service that the College makes available to all Northeast Community College employees, their spouses and their dependents.  Employees and their families may call (800) 666-8606 to speak with a professional counselor, or to schedule an appointment.
Whether you were subjected to any sexual misconduct recently or in the past, you are encouraged to use all available support services.