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Cornell Sexual Assault Awareness Week | Monday, 17. April 2017

We are kicking off the 3rd Annual Sexual Assault Awareness Week! Organized into engaging panels, artistic expressions, and action sessions, the week analyzes the impact of sexual violence on campus and in the broader Ithaca community. Join us as we support victims and survivors and enrich our caring Cornell community.

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Week's Events:
4:30PM - Survivors Unseen: Sexual Assault and the LGBTQ+ Community - TBA
8:00PM - Art for Awareness - The Nines

5:00PM - Mythbusting: Impacts of Gender - GSH 132
7:30PM - Red Light-Green Light - RPCC

1:15PM - Hump Day Lunch:Intersections with Disability - WSH International Lounge
5:30PM - Greek Idea Pitch Competition - Phillips 101
5:30PM - Challenging Our Assumptions of Commerical Exploitation of Children in the United States - Warren B50
7:00PM - How to Support a Friend and Be a Friend - WSH Music Room

4:45PM - SA Meeting: Title IX and Reporting - WSH Memorial Room
6:15PM - Table Talk: Intersections of Race and Ethnicity - Clark Atrium
7:30PM - Escalation: A 90-min. Workshop on Relationship Violence - Varsity Athlete Study Room

2:30PM - Call to Action with Students, Faculty, Staff, & Administrators - Ives 217
  • Happening Now! Join Les Femmes de Substance @The Black Women's Support Network, Women of Color Coalition | Cornell UniversityLambda Sigma Upsilon Latino Fraternity, Incorporated - ΛΣΥ and Alpha Chapter of Latinas Promoviendo Comunidad/Lambda Pi Chi Sorority, Inc.
  • Hi all! The Title IX talk at the SA Meeting was moved to 5:30
  • Check out this amazing event happening TOMORROW! It is an incredible way to close SAAW 2017.
  • The week is wrapping up but there are many important conversations that still need to be had. Check out our events today and take part in SAAW 2017. Huge thank you to ALANA Intercultural Board Black Students United at Cornell University Cornell Student Assembly Cornell Athlete Ally Cornell SAAC for making tonight's events possible.
  • Join the Brothers of The Alpha Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. from now until 4:00pm to be a part of this important photo campaign. We are so grateful for the Alpha Chapter's support of SAAW 2017.
  • It's On Us- all of us- to get informed, take part in dialogues, and take action together in building a more caring community. Take the It's On Us Pledge here: http://itsonus.org/#pledge https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=YTNU-lqGaM8
  • We are ready for an awesome Day 3. As you plan your day think of good food, prizes, important information, and community building that can be found at all of our events today. Today's events are possible because of Cornell Union for Disability Awareness Cornell Women's Resource Center Cornell Panhellenic Council Cornell University Multicultural Greek Letter Council Cornell Interfraternity Council - IFC Cornell EARS Cornell Minds Matter, The Advocacy Center and SASSY
  • Clarification: Tomorrow's lunch event on the Intersection with Disability will be from 1:15 to 2:00 pm
  • Day 2 of SAAW is here! Join The F Word at Cornell University at 4:30 for "Mythbusting: The Impacts of Gender" & Cornell Residential Student Congress at 7:30 for "Red Light- Green Light" (free insomnia cookies!)
  • It is officially Day 1 of Cornell's Third Sexual Assault Awareness Week. We will be tabling today until Wednesday on Ho Plaza from 10:00 am to 4:00pm. We have ribbon-making, clothesline project, and resources on all things related to SAAW.
  • We are so excited to share that Internationally Touring Poet, Actress, and Activist Yazmin Monet Watkins will performing a piece of slam poetry at our Art for Awareness Event on April 17th at 8:00 pm at the Nines. Huge thank you to Women's Resource Center and Cornell's Posse Chapter for making this possible. http://www.yazminmonetwatkins.com/bio https://www.facebook.com/events/237483813392703/
  • Apologies for the various Facebook event pages dedicated to SAAW- we are not quite sure what happened to the previous event but we are back and ready to make this a great year for SAAW!