Local events to target campus abuse

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Daily Gazette

The College recently joined with nearly 200 colleges and universities to participate in a national public-service campaign, “It’s On Us,” aimed at preventing sexual assault on college campuses.

The campaign, launched by President Obama and Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr., hopes to fundamentally shift the way sexual assault is viewed on campuses “by inspiring everyone to see it as their responsibility to do something, big or small, to prevent it.”
This week, the new student-led committee, the Committee on Consent Education and Awareness hosted Sexual Assault Awareness Week with a series of events across campus.

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