Sexual Assault Awareness Month
Join us for Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) at Columbia and make an impact! SAAM events, co-sponsored by Sexual Violence Response, aim to raise awareness of sexual violence/sexual assault and provide education to address and end sexual violence in our communities. Sexual Assault Awareness Month is recognized nationally in honor of survivors of sexual violence. Please show your support by one of several ways:
- Attend an event (see details below)
- Make a pledge to end sexual violence (online)
For more information or support, please call (212) 854-HELP to contact Sexual Violence Response.
Work with Sexual Violence Response to end sexual violence by applying to be a:
- Peer Advocate
- Consent Educator (NSOP)
- RC/AVSC Peer Educator
- Men's Peer Educator
Screening of Gun Hill Road
April 14, 2014 from 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm EDT
Columbia University Morningside Campus, 702 Hamilton Hall
Join Men's Peer Education for a screening of Gun Hill Road, a film about a father, Enrique, who returns home after three years in prison to find the world he knew has changed.
Take Back the Night March
April 17, 2014 from 7:45 pm to 10:00 pm EDT
Rally starts at 7:45pm, Barnard Gates; Speakout begins at 10pm, Diana Event Oval
The Take Back the Night March is an opportunity to reclaim the streets of New York City, the Morningside Heights neighborhood, and the Columbia campus, as safe spaces. We march because we recognize that only together can we break the cycle of violence.
Shattering the Silence of Sexual Violence with Angela Rose 9th Annual Jeanne Clery Lecture Series
April 21, 2014 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm EDT
Columbia University Morningside Campus, Barnard Hall, Room 304
Angela Rose is a survivor, activist, and the founder of the national non-profit organization, PAVE. She is a leader in the movement to end the silence and stigma surrounding sexual violence. Her speech is sure to create space for open dialogue in the Barnard/Columbia sphere.
Denim Day NYC: Empowering Men to Speak Out Against Sexual Violence Panel Discussion
Denim Day NYC Rally 2014
Hook Me Up
April 29, 2014 from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm EDT
Columbia University Morningside Campus, Diana Center, Millicent Carey McIntosh Student Dining Room, 2nd Floor
Join us for a frank discussion on college hook-up culture through an interactive speed-dating event. Open to all identities! Refreshments will be served.
Faiths' Response to Intimate Partner Violence: An Interfaith Dinner & Discussion
Columbia University Morningside Campus, Faculty House, 3rd Floor, Presidential Room