Southeastern Oklahoma State University Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Transgender professor awarded $1.1 million after being denied tenureRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    Former professor Rachel Tudor was awarded a settlement of $1.1 million after being denied tenure and then fired by Southeastern Oklahoma State University due to her being transgender. Tudor taught at SOSU from 2004 to 2011 and filed a lawsuit with the Department of Justice in 2015 when SOSU denied her application for promotion and tenure during the 2009-10 academic year.

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  2. Hazell named speaker for SE Fall Commencement -Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2017 | Durant Daily Democrat

    It's only fitting that a renowned educator would be the commencement speaker at Southeastern Oklahoma State University - a school with a proud tradition of educating teachers. That will be the case this fall as Jon Hazell, a science teacher at Durant High School and Oklahoma's 2017 Teacher of the Year, will be the commencement speaker at Southeastern on Saturday, December 16. Hazell has taught Anatomy & Physiology, Biology, and Environmental Science at Durant High School for 34 years.

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  3. Oklahoma jury awards transgender employee $1.165 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | JD Supra

    ... and retaliation. When Rachel Tudor was first hired as a professor in 2004 by Southeastern Oklahoma State University (SEOSU), she presented as a man. In 2007, Tudor began transitioning to a woman. While working at SEOSU, Tudor complained that she was ...

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  4. Transgender Awarded $1.1 Million Dollars In Discrimination LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | NewsLI.com

    A transgender professor is getting $1.1 million dollars after he sued Southeastern Oklahoma State University , alleging that his employer discriminated against him by denying him tenure. Professor Rachel Tudor claims the school displayed discrimination based on sexual orientation "when it denied her application for promotion and tenure during the 2009-10 academic year," according to ABC News .

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  5. Oklahoma jury awards fired transgender professor over $1 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | Business Insurance

    ... its kind and may encourage other lawsuits. Ms. Tudor is a former English professor at Southeastern Oklahoma State University in Durant who began to present as a woman at work during the 2007-08 academic year, according to court papers in Dr. Rachel ...

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  6. Transgender Professor Wins Civil Rights Case Against UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | Teen Vogue

    But a jury recently agreed with what many have been saying for years: By protecting people from sex-based discrimination in workplaces, housing, and other areas, federal and state laws also protect transgender people. , a jury found that professor Rachel Tudor had been discriminated against by Southeastern Oklahoma State University because she is transgender.

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  7. Transgender woman awarded $1M in discrimination lawsuit -Read the original story

    Nov 22, 2017 | Durant Daily Democrat

    A federal jury has awarded a transgender woman more than $1 million after finding Southeastern Oklahoma State University discriminated against her and wrongfully denied her tenure. Jurors sided with former English professor Rachel Tudor on Monday, The Oklahoman newspaper reported.

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  8. Transgender professor awarded $1.1M after school denied her tenure and fired herRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    Dr. Rachel Tudor, a professor at Southeastern Oklahoma State University from 2004 to 2011, accused the school in 2010 of subjecting her to sex discrimination "when it denied her application for promotion and tenure during the 2009-10 academic year," according to a lawsuit filed by the U.S. Department of Justice in 2015. Tudor later joined the lawsuit.

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  9. Transgender woman awarded $1M in discrimination lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | The Decatur Daily

    A federal jury has awarded a transgender woman more than $1 million after finding Southeastern Oklahoma State University discriminated against her and wrongfully denied her tenure. Jurors sided with former English professor Rachel Tudor on Monday, The Oklahoman newspaper reported.

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  10. The US Justice Department Retreated From a Transgender Professor's Case. She Still Won.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Law.com

    Monday for a transgender professor in Oklahoma followed a years-long battle in which the U.S. Justice Department-at once a plaintiff in the case-retreated from the dispute in the Trump administration, highlighting the increasingly complex landscape for gender identity discrimination complaints. Just a few years ago, the Eric Holder-led Justice Department said plaintiff Rachel Tudor's case against her employer Southeastern Oklahoma State University would " about eliminating sex and gender-identity discrimination.

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  11. The U.S. Justice Department Retreated From a Transgender Professor's Case. She Still Won.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Law.com

    Monday for a transgender professor in Oklahoma followed a years-long battle in which the U.S. Justice Department-at once a plaintiff in the case-retreated from the dispute in the Trump administration, highlighting the increasingly complex landscape for gender identity discrimination complaints. Just a few years ago, the Eric Holder-led Justice Department said plaintiff Rachel Tudor's case against her employer Southeastern Oklahoma State University would " about eliminating sex and gender-identity discrimination.

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  12. Transgender professor awarded $1.1 million in landmark caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    A transgender professor whose tenure and promotion was denied at Southeastern Oklahoma State University has been awarded $1.1 million by a federal jury in a landmark Title VII case. Dr. Rachel Tudor was hired by the Durant university in 2004 as a tenure-track assistant professor in the English department, according to the lawsuit filed in Oklahoma District Court.

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  13. Trans woman wins over $1 million in discrimination suit against Oklahoma universityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | ThinkProgress

    In a rare jury trial, a transgender woman has been awarded $1,165,000 for discrimination when she was denied tenure at Southeastern Oklahoma State University . Changes between the Obama and Trump administrations resulted in the unique outcome.

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  14. Jurors award transgender woman $1M in discrimination lawsuit against state universityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    A jury Monday awarded a transgender woman more than $1 million after finding Southeastern Oklahoma State University wrongfully denied her tenure. The former English professor, Rachel Tudor, 54, alleged the school in Durant and the Regional University System of Oklahoma had violated her civil rights.

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  15. Thanksgiving Table TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | KCWY13

    A federal jury ruled in favor of a transgender professor, Rachel Tudor, whose tenure and promotion was denied at Southeastern Oklahoma State University. U.S. Navy veteran Janet Barra, 58, was last seen walking away from her car in a parking lot in Medford, New York.

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  16. State briefs for Nov. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... education has resulted in a significant growth in the graduate school enrollment at Southeastern Oklahoma State University. Tim Boatmun, dean of the Graduate School, reports enrollment is up 64 percent from last fall. Master of Business ...

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  17. Get a head start on holiday season in DurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... the proceeds benefit the Jon Hazell Magnolia Festival Education Scholarship Fund at Southeastern Oklahoma State University in Durant. The Magnolia Christmas Fest will be open Friday from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. and on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Click ...

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  18. Marty Cook named Public Works Director for the City of Durant - 8:56 pm updated:Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | Durant Daily Democrat

    ... Swimming Pool rehabilitation, among others. Cook has a Bachelor of Science from Southeastern Oklahoma State University and has completed a 24-hour Certificate Program through Northeastern Oklahoma State University. Cook holds 13 NIM's (National ...

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  19. Inaugural Magnolia Christmas Fest this weekend -Read the original story

    Nov 15, 2017 | Durant Daily Democrat

    ... of proceeds benefit the Jon Hazell Magnolia Festival Education Scholarship Fund at Southeastern Oklahoma State University in Durant. For more information on the Magnolia Christmas Fest, call the Durant Area Chamber of Commerce office at 580-924-0848 ...

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  20. Humble Wildcat softball trio signs to play in collegeRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    Josalyn Contreras, front row center, who plays softball for Humble High School, signs with Jarvis Christian College during the Humble ISD Signing Day Ceremony at Charles Bender Performing Arts Center in Humble on Nov. 8, 2017. less Josalyn Contreras, front row center, who plays softball for Humble High School, signs with Jarvis Christian College during the Humble ISD Signing Day Ceremony at Charles Bender Performing Arts Center in Humble ... more Felicia Drake, front row center, who plays softball for Humble High School, signs with Southeastern Oklahoma State University during the Humble ISD Signing Day Ceremony at Charles Bender Performing Arts Center in Humble on Nov. 8, 2017.

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