The Title IX Student Committee involves a group of AUB students of different academic levels and majors dedicated to raising awareness about discrimination, discriminatory harassment, and sexual harassment. The Title IX Student Committee works closely with the Equity/Title IX Office to develop awareness programs and to promote tolerance and inclusiveness on campus.
Students interested in joining the committee may log in to
to submit their request (under “Title IX Student Committee Form”).
Ms. Yara Menassa is the Title IX Student Committee Leader for 2023-24
Ms. Menassa completed her Bachelor of Science in Biology degree at AUB in May 2020, and she is currently a 4th year Medical Student at AUB. Ms. Menassa is in charge of leading the efforts of the Title IX Student Committee and serves as the liaison between the student committee members, the student committee representatives, and the Title IX Coordinator. Ms. Menassa is responsible of providing guidance and insight on committee events and activities and is in charge of following up on their timely implementation.
Ms. Antoinette Abou Jaoude is the Title IX Student Committee Advisor for 2023-24
Ms. Abou Jaoude completed her Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering degree at AUB in May 2021, and she earned her Master of Civil Engineering degree from AUB in May 2023. Ms. Abou Jaoude plays an important role in advising and guiding the Title IX Student Committee. Her experience, drawing from her extensive serving on the committee, equips her with the knowledge to provide valuable insights into strategies, activity planning, and effective decision-making. In addition, she offers practical solutions to address challenges and optimize student-related initiatives, contributing significantly to the overall success of the committee.