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My University is Misusing Our Emergency Alerts: What does this mean for campus safety?

For almost ten years, my university has employed an emergency alert text-messaging, phone call, and e-mail system (currently called PSUAlert) to alert students, faculty, and staff of emergencies. 808 more words

Advice

Changing Rape Culture on Campus: Can the Stanford Case Move the Needle?

By Louise Douce, PhD, (The Ohio State University) and Jacquelyn White, PhD, (University of North Carolina at Greensboro)

The Stanford rape case highlights the many lives touched by the act of a rapist: 1,239 more words

Violence

Episode 127 - Churro French Toast

This week we talked about Dago’s birthday, X-Men: Apocalypse, Lady Dynamite, 10 Cloverfield Lane, zoo v. gorilla, Amber Heard, a prevented sexual assault, OK Cupid’s new flavors, The Bachelorette, and The Hotelier. 91 more words

Breakfast For Dinner Podcast Episodes

Step Up: Bystander Intervention

You can make a difference.

This idea, the notion that everyone can recognize bad situations and do something about it, is the foundation “Step Up,” a program at the University of Minnesota based out of the Aurora Center. 521 more words

Blogger's Choice

Society's Survival Guide to Not Getting Assaulted

Why I shouldn’t have to be startled by my own shadow…

By Emily Hammerman, B.A.

*Originally published on the Catharsis Productions Blog on April 21st, 2016* 1,074 more words

Sexual And Relationship Violence And Stalking

April 4–8: Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Week

Sexual violence is unacceptable but far too often it is accepted as part of cultural or societal norms the world over. How do we change these norms? 378 more words

Events

We Matter Because We Are People

http://ocrcc.org/the-intersection-of-sexual-violence-and-disability/

(content warning: sexual assault)

With the current statistics of people that will be sexually assaulted in their lifetime in the United States, it is not difficult for one to imagine family members, friends, and acquaintances being affected. 612 more words

Social Justice