B.A., Law and Society, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2007
M.S.Ed., Student Affairs in Higher Education, Colorado State University, 2009
Rame joined Olin College in the Spring of 2017. He currently serves as Olin College’s Director of Diversity and Inclusion & Title IX Coordinator. In these roles, Rame works closely with faculty, staff, and students to foster a welcoming, inclusive, and equitable community through intentional leadership on campus wide initiatives. Some training and workshops include, navigating microaggressions, LGBTQIA inclusivity, identity development, and intersectionality & social change. Furthermore, Rame is tasked with coordinating the college’s compliance with Title IX as set forth by the Office of Civil Rights (OCR) within the Department of Education (DOE). In additional to providing resources on Olin’s Sexual Misconduct Policy, Rame facilitates a series of educational programs designed to spread awareness on topics of gender discrimination, bystander intervention, sexual violence, and affirmative consent.
Prior to joining the Olin team, Rame served as the Assistant Director of Residence Life at Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire for 6 years. Here Rame worked closely on developing the first living learning community at Dartmouth College, designed to foster global leadership and civic engagement with faculty and international students. Most recently Rame served as the Deputy Title IX Coordinator and Associate Director of Residence Life at the College of the Holy Cross.
In his spare time, Rame enjoys exploring New England with his goldendoodle named Korra, advising a community hip-hop dance team, and producing electronic and progressive house music. Rame looks forward to collaborating with the Olin community and continue its efforts to blend diversity and identity based inclusion into the ever-changing fabric of the institution.