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Federal and State Employment Laws

Employers Holding Federal Contracts or Subcontract

Race, Color, Religion, Sex, National Origin

Executive Order 11246, as amended, prohibits job discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex or national origin, and requires affirmative action to ensure equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment.

Individuals with Disabilities

Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, prohibits job discrimination because of a disability and requires affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with disabilities who, with reasonable accommodation, can perform the essential functions of a job.

Vietnam Era and Special Disabled Veterans

38 U.S.C. 4212 of the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974 prohibits job discrimination and requires affirmative action to employ, and advance in employment, qualified Vietnam era veterans and qualified special disabled veterans.

Private Employment, State and Local Governments, Educational Institutions

Race, Color, Religion, Sex, National Origin

Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, amended, prohibits discrimination in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral, and other aspects of employment, on the basis of race, color, religion, sex or national origin.

Disability

The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, as amended, protects qualified applicants and employees with disabilities from discrimination in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, job training, fringe benefits, classification, referral, and other aspects of employment on the basis of disability. The law also requires that covered entities provide qualified applicants and employees with disabilities with reasonable accommodations that do not impose undue hardship.

Age

The Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, as amended, protects applicants and employees 40 years of age or older from discrimination on the basis of age in hiring, promotion, discharge, compensation, terms, conditions, or privileges of employment.

Sex (Wages)

In addition to sex discrimination prohibited by Title VII of the Civil Rights Act ( see above), the Equal Pay Act of 1963, as amended, prohibits sex discrimination in payment of wages to women and men performing substantially equal work in the same establishment.

Retaliation against a person who files a charge of discrimination, participates in an investigation, or opposes an unlawful employment practice is prohibited by all of these Federal laws.

Programs or Activities Receiving Federal Financial Assistance

Race, Color, National Origin, Sex

In addition to the protection of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin in programs or activities receiving Federal financial assistance. Employment discrimination is covered by Title VI if the primary objective of the financial assistance is provision of employment, or where employment discrimination causes or may cause discrimination in providing services under such programs. Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 prohibits employment discrimination on the basis of sex in educational programs or activities which receive Federal assistance.

Individuals with Disabilities

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, prohibits employment discrimination on the basis of a disability in any program or activity which receives Federal financial assistance. Discrimination is prohibited in all aspects of employment against persons with disabilities who, with reasonable accommodation, can perform the essential functions of a job.

Diversity Events

Volleyball vs. St. Mary-of-the-Woods

Volleyball vs. St. Mary-of-the-Woods

September 17th, 2021

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Women’s Tennis vs. TBA

Women’s Tennis vs. TBA

September 18th, 2021

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Men’s Tennis vs. TBA

Men’s Tennis vs. TBA

September 18th, 2021

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

CANCELED: Family Day Out: Louisville Science Center

CANCELED: Family Day Out: Louisville Science Center

September 18th, 2021

10:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Volleyball vs. (RV)Indiana University Kokomo

Volleyball vs. (RV)Indiana University Kokomo

September 18th, 2021

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

IU Football vs. Cincinnati

IU Football vs. Cincinnati

September 18th, 2021

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

IU Southeast Drive-in Movie Night: Black Widow

IU Southeast Drive-in Movie Night: Black Widow

September 18th, 2021

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Sigma Kappa EC Meeting

Sigma Kappa EC Meeting

September 19th, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Sigma Kappa Informal Meeting

Sigma Kappa Informal Meeting

September 19th, 2021

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Weekly Home Group Meetings

Weekly Home Group Meetings

September 19th, 2021

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Monday Bible Study

Monday Bible Study

September 20th, 2021

12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

The Fabulous Equinox Orchestra

The Fabulous Equinox Orchestra

September 20th, 2021

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

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