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‘Take Back the Night’ moved to Friday in front of Doudna Steps

Staff Report

April 18, 2019

Take Back the Night has been rescheduled to Friday due to rain on Thursday and has been renamed Take Back the Day. The Sexual Assault Counseling and Information Service will host Take Back the Day alongside its tabling event called SACIS on the Steps. Both events will be at the Doudna Steps from 10 a....

SACIS to host tabling event

Katelyn Edgington, Contributing Writer

April 18, 2019

Anyone walking past the Doudna Steps Friday morning and afternoon can learn more about sexual assault awareness and the Sexual Assault Counseling and Information Service (SACIS) at the organization’s informational tabling. The event is called SACIS on the Steps and Stephanie Anderson, volunteer c...

SACIS to host ‘Take Back the Night’ Thursday starting at 6 p.m.

Staff Report

April 17, 2019

A march will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday for sexual assault survivors to “take back the night.” According to the Take Back the Night Foundation, the event is meant to “create safe communities and respectful relationships through awareness events and initiatives.” The goal of the foundation...

April marks Sexual Assualt Awareness Month

Melissa Jabek, Contributing Writer

March 31, 2019

Monday begins Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and Sexual Assault Counseling and Information Service (SACIS) is hosting events during the whole month to help raise awareness. Sexual Assault can be defined as “anytime anyone is discriminated against sexually, in the form of sexual violence, sexual hara...

Speaker to share recovery story

Loren Dickson, Entertainment Reporter

April 4, 2017

As part of Greek Week and Sexual Assault Awareness month, speaker Jackie Mortillaro will share her story as a survivor 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Grand Ballroom of the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union. “In my speeches, I talk about how to rebuild your life from your lowest point,” Mortillaro...

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