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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/

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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

A call to knowledge: Let’s gather more data before rushing to action

By Poulami Roychowdhury

In a context like India, where law enforcement personnel are both perpetrators of sexual violence and have limited capacities to enforce legal rights, what should we actually… 789 more words

Violence

Speak Up. Stand Up. Sig Delts Do.

To truly be a Sig Delt, a woman in the Delta Alpha chapter must strive to incorporate women’s empowerment in all of her actions.  Belief in the importance of women’s empowerment is not something easily taught–it is a feeling that begins in the core belief system of an individual.   253 more words

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What's Wrong with the CDC's Public Health Model for Rape Prevention

By Jill Cermele & Martha McCaughey 

The 2014 White House Task Force on Sexual Assault on College Campuses has mandated that in order to continue to receive federal funding, colleges and universities must step up their game, including providing rape prevention education.  1,025 more words

Sexual Assault Prevention

Grant Opportunity College Sexual Assault Policy and Prevention Initiative

Preconception Peer Educator clubs are eligible for this grant opportunity from the Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH)/Office on Women’s Health (OWH). 357 more words

Announcements/Upcoming Events

Biden goes back to college to promote 'It's on Us'

Over a year after the White House rolled out its sexual assault prevention initiative It’s on Us, Vice President Biden will commemorate the program’s launch with a three-college speaking tour, according to a White House press release issued Thursday. 180 more words

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