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April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month — Stony Brook “Stands Up”

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April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month — Stony Brook “Stands Up”

 

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Photo Credit: National Sexual Violence Resource Center


STONY BROOK, NY, MARCH 31, 2015 – In observance of Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM), a national campaign facilitated annually by the National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC), the Center for Prevention and Outreach (CPO), student groups and administration at Stony Brook University are launching a month-long calendar of events that will address issues ranging from healthy sexuality to empowering survivors to bystander intervention, April 1 – 30, 2015. 

A VIP Workshop titled Bystander Basics workshop will kick off the awareness and prevention campaign on April 1. Other events will include the Monument Quilt Event on April 3, Green Dot on April 25 training, Take Back the Night on April 29, and Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) Resources workshops. For the full calendar of events visit http://studentaffairs.stonybrook.edu/cpo/saam_events_2015.pdf


Stony Brook’s SAAM 2015 event sponsors include:

 CPO


Weekend Life Council


Center for Womyn’s Concerns


Program in Public Heath


University Title IX Coordinator


Stony Brook University StandUp Charter


H-Quad


Kelly Quad

Camp Kesem

Students United for Action

The Next Generation

Feminists Majority Leadership Alliance


LGBTQ Services


The Career Center

 

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Reporter Contact: Alida Almonte
Stony Brook University; Office of Media Relations
631-632-6310; www.stonybrook.edu/news; @sbunewsdesk

 

 

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