One Day Course
Civil Rights Investigator Course
Level Four Training – Due Process

June 19th, 2019 in Sweet Briar, VA
Hosted by Sweet Briar College

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Early Bird Registration deadline is Monday, May 6th 2019.
Regular Registration deadline is Friday, June 7th 2019.*

Questions? Contact ATIXA at 610-644-7858.



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Early Bird Registration Rates (Register by May 6th, 2019)

  • Standard registration
    • $1,275 per campus group of up to 5 attendees
    • $850 per campus pair of attendees
    • $640 per attendee
  • Member registration
    • $1,105 per campus group of up to 5 attendees
    • $765 per campus pair of attendees
    • $575 per individual

Regular Registration Rates (Closes June 7th, 2019)

  • Standard registration
    • $1,499 per campus group of up to 5 attendees
    • $1,000 per campus pair of attendees
    • $750 per attendee
  • Member registration
    • $1,299 per campus group of up to 5 attendees
    • $900 per campus pair of attendees
    • $675 per individual

To register a campus pair or group at discounted Member Rates, the anticipated attendees must have an active Institutional Membership or each registrant must be an active Individual Member. For more information on membership please contact ATIXA at 610-644-7858.

All registrations for 2019 trainings include access to regularly updated electronic training materials, including the full deck of training slides and other supplemental resources that your team needs to complete a thorough, reliable and impartial investigation of potential discrimination.

Attendee contact information is not required at time of registration; ATIXA will reach out 7-10 days prior to the training to collect each attendee’s name, professional title, institutional affiliation, email address, and phone number. Access to materials is delivered via email to each attendee 5 days prior to the training.


All registrations for 2019 trainings include complimentary three-month Individual Trial Memberships for attendees who have no previous membership history with ATIXA. Active trial members have access to the full benefits of the corresponding membership level. ATIXA’s policies provide additional guidance regarding complimentary trial memberships.


Tanyka M. Barber J.D., has over 10 years of experience in civil rights/equal employment opportunity law. Tanyka’s key areas of competency include employment discrimination, Title IX, diversity and inclusion, investigations, policy and program development, training, and compliance.

Prior to joining TNG, Tanyka served as the Director of Diversity and EEO and the Title IX Coordinator at Morgan State University, a historically Black college and university, in Baltimore, Maryland. Tanyka directed and provided guidance relative to the University’s anti-discrimination, Title IX, and diversity initiatives for approximately 7,800 students and 1,200 employees. Tanyka also conducted and oversaw the University’s discrimination investigations involving faculty, staff, and students, drafted investigation reports and position statements, and worked with University administrators to implement recommendations for action. In addition, Tanyka led the University’s Title IX efforts and was responsible for drafting policies and procedures, developing the University’s Title IX grievance process, prevention, training, and outreach initiatives.

Previously, Tanyka spent four years in a similar position as the EEO Officer at Baltimore County Public Schools where she managed the EEO functions for a K-12 school system of approximately 17,000 employees. In this capacity, Tanyka investigated and responded to employment discrimination complaints filed internally and with external state and federal agencies; evaluated employee requests for reasonable accommodations; drafted policies and procedures; and conducted trainings.

*Faculty could change prior to the training.*



Training is from 9:00AM to 5:00PM. Registration will begin at 8:30AM. One hour will be provided for lunch. Two short breaks will be taken throughout the day.

Location & Training Facility

Sweet Briar College
134 Chapel Road
Sweet Briar, VA 24595
Map & Directions

Parking & Transportation

Parking will be available on campus, details are forthcoming.



Lynchburg Regional Airport
900 Church Street, Lynchburg, Virginia 24504
Approximate distance from campus: 20.7 miles

Train station

Amtrak Kemper Street Train Station
825 Kemper Street, Lynchburg, VA 24501
Approximate distance from campus: 17.0 miles


Please note that the below list reflects recommended lodging locations, as provided by our host institution. Room blocks are not available. Please contact the hotel directly for questions regarding cost, availability and reservations.

Sweet Briar College On-Campus Housing
Contact Cathy Mays at 434-381-6448 or
Approximate distance to campus: 0.0 miles

Amherst Inn
116 Richmond Hwy, Amherst, VA 24521
Approximate distance to campus: 4.1 miles

Comfort Inn & Suites
15001 Wards Road, Lynchburg, VA, 24502
Approximate distance to campus: 4.1 miles

Breakfast, Lunch & Snack Breaks

Your host will provide a light continental breakfast and afternoon snack break. Lunch will be on your own.


Attire is business casual with an emphasis on casual. Room temperatures may vary; layers are encouraged.

Technical Assistance

Internet access will be available upon arrival to campus. Attendees will have full access to the on-campus network and a guest password will be provided upon arrival on campus. If you wish to use a laptop to take notes, please have your computer fully charged and consider bringing a back-up battery, as there are not enough outlets in the room for individual use. Staff on-site will not be available to provide any electrical cords or technological assistance.


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Please provide ATIXA with advance notice of any accommodation request, including parking, interpretation services, all-gender bathrooms, lactation room, etc. Specify in your correspondence the location of the training you are attending.


ATIXA’s policies provide guidance on cancellations, substitutions, credits, and more.

*Although a registration deadline is outlined above, it is possible that the training may reach capacity before that date. If this happens, registration will be closed earlier than scheduled. Please have registration confirmed before making travel and lodging accommodations.