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April is Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month (SAAM).

Please support the activities listed below.

SAAM Altar

April is Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month (SAAM).

Teal Ribbon Campaign

Get a ribbon @ tables throughout the month.

The goal of SAAM is to raise awareness about sexual violence and to educate communities and individuals on how to prevent sexual violence. In addition to the demonstration of support for victims and advocates, the display of teal ribbons in a community conveys a powerful message that there’s no place for assault in homes, neighborhoods, schools, or workplaces.

Consent Conference

Saturday, April 14th

Organized by NSSR students and focusing on the intersection of research and action on issues of sexual consent, sexual assault prevention & sex education. Register here: https://bit.ly/2pG1VwH

Take Back The Night

Wednesday, April 25th, University Center, Event Cafe UL103

An International day of solidarity and protest- wear denim today to support believing survivors.

Since 1999, people have been wearing jeans one Wednesday in April as a symbol of protest against erroneous and destructive attitudes and myths surrounding sexual assault. Join us on Wednesday, April 25 to learn the story of Denim Day, support survivors, and raise awareness about sexual violence. There will be a photo booth, snacks, and more – don’t forget to wear denim!

Questions? Email wellness@newschool.edu

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