Articles, Presentations & Expert Panels

Articles Published by Dolores Stafford

IACLEA President's Address - July/August 2003
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  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators,
    Campus Law Enforcement Journal, May/June 1997
    Officer Training and Involvement in a Variety of Areas Pays Dividends
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators,
    Campus Law Enforcement Journal, July/August 1997
    Affiliate Provides Campus Security Act Checklist
  • United Educators, Reason and Risk Newsletter, Summer 1998, Volume 6, No. 1
    Campus Security Staff Fundamentals: One Director’s Building Blocks
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators,
    Campus Law Enforcement Journal, March/April 1998
    Summary of the Senate Hearing: Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators,
    Campus Law Enforcement Journal, July/August 1998
    Complying with the Campus Security Act
  • Campus Safety & Security Forms, Checklists and Guidelines
    Aspen Reference Group, 1998
    Member of the Editorial Advisory Board
  • Stetson University College of Law, Law and Higher Education Conference, February 2000
    Campus Violence: A University Police Perspective
  • Stetson University College of Law, Law and Higher Education Conference, February 2003
    Evaluating Our Response to the Events of September 11, 2001: Changes in Law and Policy Throughout the University
  • Stetson University College of Law, Law and Higher Education Conference, February 2007
    Redefining our Approach to Campus Sexual Assault
  • Stetson University College of Law, Law and Higher Education Conference, February 2007. Co-Authored paper with Steven Rittereiser.
    Community Policing, Crime Prevention and Comprehensive Training Programs: Key Ingredients to Reducing Risk in Campus Public Safety
  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities, March 2008
    Crisis Communications
  • University Business: Solutions for Higher Education Management, July 2008
    Security Officers Speak Out: Five Public Safety Directors share their insights on securing a campus and how current issues are shaping that responsibility.
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators, April 2008
    The IACLEA Blueprint for Safer Campuses, one of six participants/authors.
  • Campus Safety Magazine, April/May 2011
    Clery Reporting: Whose Job is it Anyway?
  • Magna Publications. 2011.
    What You Need to Know about the Updated 2011 Education Department Handbook for Clery Act/HEOA.
  • What is the Clery Act? Why Should You Care?
    A guide written in conjunction with the American Council on Education
    Published in March, 2012
  • Ending Campus Violence: New approaches to prevention
    Contributing Author: Dolores Stafford, 2012
  • United Educators Risk Research Bulletin (contributing author)
    Keeping Campus Informed and Prepared: The Clery Act’s Timely Warning and Emergency Notification Requirements. May 2012
  • Managing the Unthinkable: Crisis Preparation and Response for Campus Leaders
    Contributing Author: Dolores Stafford. March 2014
  • Starting in 2015, most articles and whitepapers authored by Stafford have been published on the National Association of Clery Compliance Officers & Professionals (NACCOP) website at www.naccop.org.

Presentations

Dolores Stafford Giving a Presentation
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  • American Council on Education (ACE) Annual Meeting, February 1998
    Violence and Crime on Campus
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators Annual Conference, July 1999
    Compliance Issues for the Clery Act
  • Bowling Green University, October 1999
    Complying with the Clery Act.
  • Teleconference: Clery Act Compliance. February 24, 2000
  • Stetson University College of Law, Law and Higher Education Conference, February 2000
    Liability for Campus Violence
  • The University of Vermont, Webcast and Teleconference, April 2001
    Crime on Campus: Compliance, Liability and Safety
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators and the Office of Domestic Preparedness and the Federal Bureau of Investigation, December 2002
    Campus Law Enforcement Conference on Weapons of Mass Destruction Terrorism
  • Stetson University College of Law, Law and Higher Education Conference, February 2003
    Evaluating Our response to the events of September 11, 2001: Changes in Law and Policy Throughout the University
  • Teleconference: How to Comply with the Clery Act: Campus Crime Reporting for Security and Compliance, April 29, 2003
  • Teleconference: Clery Act: Beyond the Basics, June 24, 2003
  • Teleconference: Advanced Course: How to Comply with the Clery Act: Campus Crime Reporting for Security and Compliance, September 9, 2003
  • Stetson University College of Law, Law and Higher Education Conference, February 2004
    CCTV and Privacy
  • Stetson University College of Law, Law and Higher Education Conference, February 2004
    FERPA and the Clery Act
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators and the National Association of College and University Business Officers.
    May 4, 2004
    The Clery Act: Back to Basics
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators and the National Association of College and University Business Officers. June 8, 2004
    The Clery Act: The Advanced Course
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators Annual Conference, June 2005
    The Clery Act: Department of Education Handbook Review
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators Mid Atlantic Conference, April 2006
    Experts Panel
  • Stetson University College of Law, Law and Higher Education Conference, February 2007
    Redefining our Approach to Campus Sexual Assault
  • Stetson University College of Law, Law and Higher Education Conference, February 2007
    Growing Role of Campus Safety
  • National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA), October 2007
    Tag, You’re It…Now What? Positioning the Senior Student Affairs Officers in Times of Crisis and Managing Security Matters
  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU), March 2008
    New Tools for Crisis Communications
  • Princeton University’s Policy Research Institute for the Region (PRIOR) Forum on
    Campus Safety in Focus: Advances and Ongoing Challenges One Year Later, April 19, 2008
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators Annual Conference, June 2008
    Two Day Clery Act Train the Trainer Class
  • University Risk Management and Insurance Association (URMIA), September 2008
    Campus Security and Liability in a Post Virginia Tech World
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators Mid-Atlantic Conference, April 2009
    HEOA Update
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators Annual Conference, June 2009
    HEOA Update
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators and the National Association of College and University Business Officers, July 8, 2009
    HEOA Update
  • Campus Technology Magazine Webinar, November 10, 2009.
    Emergency Communications: Prepare, Respond and Recover.
  • Community College of Philadelphia: Judicial Affairs Best Practices Conference, March 5, 2010.
    Keynote Speaker: The Clery Act: Expectations, Achievements and Perceptions
  • Talk-A-Phone Webinar, March 1, 2010.
    Layered Mass notification: The Right People. Right Message. Real Time.
  • The Chesapeake Region Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators, April 13, 2010.
    Updates to the Higher Education Opportunity Act
  • The Northeast Corridor Campus Public Safety Conference, April 22, 2010.
    A Clery Act Review
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators Annual Conference, June 2010. HEOA/Clery Act Update
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators Annual Conference, June 2010.
    The Department of Education Audit Process
  • Blackboard Connect Webinar, August 12, 2010
    New Clery/HEOA Regulations: Are You Ready?
  • National Forum on Campus Sexual Assault: A Multi-Disciplinary Approach for Responding to Sexual Assault and Intimate Partner Violence on Campus. March 31, 2011. Sex Crime Allegations: Management and Best Practices in the University Setting.
  • College Communicators Association. April 1, 2011.
    Legal Issues in Communications: Clery Act
  • West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission. April 12, 2011.
    Clery Act: Overview an Issues of Concern Regarding Compliance
  • Sixth Annual NJ CUPSA/IACLEA Regional Conference. April 14, 2011
    Keynote Speaker: The White Water Issues Currently Affecting Leaders in Campus Law Enforcement
  • Magna Publications Webinar. June 8, 2011.
    Overview of the Updated 2011 ED Handbook for the Clery Act/HEOA
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators Annual Conference, June 2011.
    Legal Issues Update (Negligence, Employment Law, Clery Act and Title IX)
  • American Council on Education Webinar. January 26, 2012
    Sexual Assault and Campus Crime
  • Seventh Annual NJCUSPA/IACLEA Regional Conference. April 19, 2012.
    Title IX Overview
  • Blackboard Webinar Four Part Series. May 2012.
    Emergency (Immediate) Notification and HEOA Tests
  • IACLEA Mid-America Regional Conference. May 2,2012.
    Clery Act and Title IX Overview
  • NAFSA-Association of International Educators. May 31, 2012.
    The Impact of the Clery Act Changes on Education Abroad Risk Management Issues
  • Historically Black Colleges and Universities Law Enforcement Executives and Administrators Conference. July 12, 2012.
    Lessons Learned with regarding to Overview of Sexual Assault Response/Investigations and Obligations of the Institution Regarding Relevant Federal Laws.
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators Annual Conference. June 2012.
    Legal Issues on College Campuses.
  • The Clery Center for Security on Campus. October 5, 2012.
    Lessons Learned in Clery Act Compliance.
  • College and University Personnel Administrators-Human Resource Officers (CUPA-HR) Eastern Pennsylvania and Delaware. October 11, 2012.
    The Clery Act: What Human Resource Staff Needs to Know.
  • Massachusetts Law Enforcement Administrators, November 5, 2012.
    Lessons Learned in Clery Compliance
  • The National Behavioral Intervention Team Association (NABITA). Nov 28- Dec 2, 2012.
    The Role of Campus Law Enforcement/Public Safety of a Behavioral Intervention Team (3 hrs) and How You Work with your Campus Law Enforcement or Public Safety Staff within the Behavioral Intervention Team (3 hrs)
  • Association for Student Conduct Administration. February 8, 2013.
    Clery Compliance for the Student Conduct Administrator: Lessons Learned from Compliance Audits.
  • Eastern Association of College and University Business Officers (EACUBO) March14, 2013.
    Keynote Presentation: Key Questions to Ask about your Compliance Efforts with the Clery Act and Title IX.
  • Virginia Department of Criminal Justice 2013 Campus Safety and Violence Prevention Forum. March 18, 2013.
    Lessons Learned in Complying with the Clery Act and Title IX.
  • Eighth Annual NJCUSPA/IACLEA Regional Conference. April 10, 2013.
    Clery Act and Title IX Update
  • National Association of College and University Attorneys (NACUA). June 21, 2013.
    Still Cloudy After All These Years: 2013 Clery Update.
  • Northeast College and University Association (NECUSA). June 26, 2013.
    Overview of Title IX Compliance and Lessons Learned.
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators Annual Conference. June 2013.
    Legal Issues on College Campuses.
  • College and University Police and Investigators Conference (CUPIC). August 7, 2013.
    Campus Sexual Assault Investigations (Co-Presented with Adrienne Meador Murray)
  • Southeast/Southwest IACLEA Regional Conference. January 2014. The Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013: What You Need To Know and The Intersections with Title IX.
  • NJCUPSA-IACLEA Mid Atlantic Regional Conference. April 2014. Update/Overview of the Clery Act and Title IX. (Co-Presented with Adrienne Meador Murray).
  • Southern Association of College and University Business Officers (SACUBO). April 2014. The Ethics of Complying with the Clery Act and Title IX.
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators Annual Conference. June 2014. The Clery Act and the Violence Against Women Act Updates.
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators Annual Conference. June 2014. CAS Standards and IACLEA – Collaboration for Self Evaluation. (Co-Presented with Dennis Gregory and Regina Lawson.
  • Virginia Governor’s Conference. October 2014. The Clery Act, VAWA and Title IX The Intersection and Keys to Compliance .
  • Michigan Community College Risk Management Association (MCCRMA) Conference. December 2014. Overview of the Clery Act, VAWA) and Title IX Investigations. (Co-Presented with Adrienne Meador Murray).
  • NJCUPA-IACLEA Mid Atlantic Regional Conference. March 20, 2015. the Clery Act and Title IX (Title: Clery Act—The Requirements of the Violence Against Women Act.
  • California College and University Chiefs Association Conference. March 31, 2015. Clery Compliance Requirements.
  • Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities. April 14, 2015. Overview of VAWA Requirements and lessons Learned from Previous Audits.
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators Annual Conference. June 2015. Legal Issues on College Campuses.
  • Association for Student Conduct Administration (ASCA) Annual Conference. February 2016. Common Clery Act and Crime Classification Challenges for Student Conduct Administrators. (co-presented with Michael DeBowes)
  • Conference on Crimes Against Women (CCAW). April 5, 2016. Clery Act—The New Requirements of the Violence Against Women Act and Intersections with Title IX.
  • New Jersey College and University Public Safety Association (NJ CUPSA) 2016 Conference. April 15, 2016. Intersections Between the Clery Act and Title IX and Lessons Learned from Department of Education Audits. (co-presented with Michael DeBowes)
  • Northeast Colleges and Universities Security Association (NECUSA) 63rd Annual Conference. June 20, 2016. Keynote Speaker: Current challenges for campus public safety leaders
  • Northeast Colleges and Universities Security Association (NECUSA) 63rd Annual Conference. June 20, 2016. Intersections Between the Clery Act and Title IX and Lessons Learned from Department of Education Audits
  • International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA) Annual Conference. June 26, 2016. Legal Issues Update: An Update on the Clery Act and VAWA. (co-presented with Michael DeBowes)

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    Presentations Given by DSA Associates

    • Illinois Community College Chief Financial Officers annual meeting, April 2014. Overview of the requirements of the Clery Act. (Presented by: Michael Parkinson)
    • IACLEA Mid America Regional Conference. April 2014. Update/Overview of the Clery Act and VAWA. (Presented by: Michael DeBowes)
    • College and University Police and Investigators Conference (CUPIC). August 2014. Investigation of Sex Crimes In Higher Education. (Presented by Adrienne Meador Murray)
    • Michigan Association of Campus Law Enforcement (MACLEA). September 2014. Overview of the VAWA Requirements. (Presented by Adrienne Meador Murray)
    • College and University Personnel administrators (CUPA-HR) for Eastern PA and Delaware. November 2014. Overview of VAWA and Title IX Investigations (Presented by Adrienne Meador Murray).
    • Juniata College Sexual Misconduct Policy Institute. October 22, 2015. Victimology and the Neurobiology of Trauma. (Presented by Adrienne Meador Murray)
    • CLEARS Conference. November 5, 2015. Clery Act-What Records Supervisors Need to Know. (Presented by Annette Spicuzza)
    • Indiana Campus Law Enforcement Association. January 14, 2015. An Overview of the
      VAWA Amendments to the Clery Act. (Presented by Michael DeBowes)
    • Michigan Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (MACLEA). June 4, 2015. Behavioral Assessment/Intervention Teams.
    • Association for Student Conduct Administration (ACSA) Annual Conference. February 2015. Student Conduct Administrator Knowledge of the Clery Act: Results from a National Study. (Presented by Michael DeBowes)
    • Texas Association of College and University Police Administrators (TACUPA) Annual Conference. December 2015. Lessons Learned from Recent Department of Education Audits. (Presented by Michael DeBowes)
    • IACLEA/NACSA Regional Conference 2016. March 8, 2016. Lessons Learned from Department of Education Audits. (Presented by Michael DeBowes)
    • Conference on Crimes Against Women (CCAW). April 5, 2016. Understanding Victimology and Predation in Higher Ed—Identifying Vulnerable Campus Populations and Understanding Serial Offending on Campus. (Presented by Adrienne Meador Murray)
    • North Carolina College and University Professional for Human Resources (NC CUPA-HR). April 8, 2016. Title IX and Employee Misconduct. (Presented by Ann Todd)
    • American Association of Community Colleges (AACC). April 10, 2016. What Community College Professionals Need to Know About the Clery Act. (Presented by Lindi Swope and Terry McCauley).
    • IACLEA Mid-America Regional Conference 2016. April 12, 2016. Clery Act and VAWA Lessons Learned Regarding Compliance. (Presented by Michael DeBowes)
    • IACLEA Mid-America Regional Conference 2016. April 12, 2016. VAWA Overview and Implementation and Lessons Learned from Recent Department of Education Audits.
      (Presented by Michael DeBowes)
    • Ontario Association of College and University Security Administrators (OACUSA) Spring Conference. May 19, 2016. Overview of Administrative Investigation of Sexual Misconduct. (Presented by Adrienne Meador Murray)
    • IACLEA Annual Conference. June 26, 2016. Campus Police and Campus Title IX Coordinators: How to Work Concurrent Investigations into Sexual Assault on Campus. (Presented by Adrienne Meador Murray)
    • MaxFest 2016. June 27, 2016. MAXimizing Your Clery Statistics. (Presented by Michael DeBowes)
    • College and University Professional for Human Resources (CUPA-HR) Annual Conference and Expo. September 26, 2016. Title IX and Sexual Misconduct Investigations for HR Professionals. (Presented by Adrienne Murray and Ann Todd)

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    Participation in Expert Panels, Committees and Meetings

    • Department of Education Negotiated Rule Making Process. Represented IACLEA in the process of developing the final rules for the Clery Act, January 1999
    • Department of Education Focus Group Regarding Data Collection for the Clery Act Crime Statistics, March 24, 2000
    • The National Association of Attorneys General Task Force on School and Campus Safety.
      In 2001, the President of The National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG), Georgia Attorney General Thurbert Baker, determined the need to establish an ad hoc Task Force on School and Campus Safety (Task Force) to consider what had transpired since the issuance of the previous NAAG report in 1999, including the incident at Virginia Tech, and issue a report making updated recommendations regarding the prevention of, and response to, violence in schools and on college campuses. Ms. Stafford participated in the development of this report, The National Association of Attorneys General Task Force on School and Campus Safety.
    • Represented IACLEA at a meeting with Office of National Drug Control Policy, September 10, 2002
    • Represented IACLEA at a focus group brought together by Office of Domestic Preparedness regarding Electronic Information Sharing for Planning, Preparedness and Response to Terrorist WMD Incidents, October 29, 2002 and February 11, 2003
    • Represented IACLEA at a meeting with Attorney General John Ashcroft, June 18, 2003
    • National Summit on Campus Public Safety, November 2004
      • Developed a document called: Strategies for Colleges and Universities in a Homeland Security Environment. Delegate in this summit sponsored by the U.S. Department of Justice COPS Office.
    • U.S. Department of Education’s Expert Panel on Emergency Management in Higher Education, November 2007
      Assisted in the Development of four documents:

      • Principles for developing a higher education Emergency Planning Process
      • Higher Education Panel Meeting Notes
      • General Issues to Consider in Developing a Higher Education Emergency Preparedness Guide
      • Features to Consider in Developing a Guide for Higher Education
    • Department of Education Negotiated Rule Making Process. Represented IACLEA in the process of developing the final rules for the Clery Act, in 2008
    • Department of Education Negotiated Rule Making Process. Participated as an expert advisor (by vote of the committee) in the meetings and process of developing the final rules for the Clery Act, Spring 2014.

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