April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Tompkins Cortland Community College is hosting a series of programs and events in recognition of April as Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

Poster promoting Sexual Assault Awareness events
  • YARDS FOR YEARDLEY
    April 6 | noon - 4 p.m. | Starting at the President’s Office
    In support of the One Love Foundation and in memory of Yeardley Love,
    we will have educational tables all around the second floor, and ask you to
    walk as many yards (laps) as you can in support of survivors.
     
  • WEAR TEAL DAY
    April 19, group photo on the main stairwell at 12:30 p.m.
    Teal is the color for S.A.A.M. and wearing it on this date shows
    support for survivors.
     
  • TABLING IN CAFETERIA
    April 4, 13, and 21 at lunch information on supporting survivors
     
  • DENIM DAY
    April 27
    We wear denim as a reminder that there is no justification for assault - including what the individual is wearing!
     
  • POSTER MAKING FOR TAKE BACK THE NIGHT
    April 27 | 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. | Student Center
    Learn about Take Back the Night and make posters for the march
     
  • TAKE BACK THE NIGHT MARCH
    April 29 | 7 p.m. | Bernie Milton Pavilion in Ithaca
    Join local residents to take back the night and eliminate sexual violence. We will have a college van to transport residents. It will depart campus at 6 p.m. Sign up in Campus Groups to reserve your spot!

Sponsored by: The Violence Prevention Group, Wellness Council, and Title IX