The University of Notre Dame Gender Relations Center will host a number of events in observance of Sexual Assault Awareness Week, Feb. 20 to 27 (Sunday to Sunday). All events are free and open to the public.
Scheduled events are:
Feb. 20 to 27 – “Giving a Voice” poster campaign
Feb. 21 – T-Shirt giveaways (times and locations here)
Feb. 22 – “A Time to Heal” dinner; 6 to 8 p.m., Legends. RSVP at grc.nd.edu.
Feb. 22 and 23 – Resource tables, 12 to 2 p.m., La Fortune Student Center, dining halls, Joyce Center
Feb. 23 – Mass of Healing; 10 p.m., Dillon Hall Chapel
Feb. 24 – “Teal Out Thursday”: Wear teal shirts and ribbons.
Feb. 25 – “You Are Not Alone” reception, 1 to 5 p.m., Notre Dame Room, LaFortune Student Center
Feb. 25 – SOS Rape Crisis Center fundraiser, 5 to 8 p.m., Legends
Feb. 26 – Self defense class (women only), 2 to 4 p.m., Notre Dame Room, LaFortune Student Center
Feb. 27 – SAAW Sunday: Petitions and prayer cards at campus Masses
Co-sponsors of Sexual Assault Awareness Week include the Committee on Sexual Assault Prevention; Department of Athletics Student Welfare and Development; Feminist Voice; Identity Project of Notre Dame; Men Against Violence; Notre Dame Security Police; Office of Alcohol and Drug Education; Office of Residence Life and Housing; SOS of the Family Justice Center, the Rape Crisis Center of St. Joseph County; Student Government; University Counseling Center; and University Life Initiatives.
More information can be found online at grc.nd.edu.