2016 News Archives

Grant for Sexual Violence Prevention
It's On Us Campaign
Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, but many people don’t know exactly what domestic violence is. Domestic violence is defined as “the willful intimidation, physical… more »

Technology to Keep You Safe

Technology to Help Keep You Safe

There’s an app for everything, right? An increasing number of apps for smartphones and tablets are attempting to address the issues of domestic violence, sexual… more »

The Red Zone

The Red Zone

The Red Zone is the first six weeks of the fall semester, between the first day of fall semester and Thanksgiving break, in which students… more »

Men Supporting Survivors
Survivor Empathy

Launch of Dear Survivor Program

Student Victim Assistance has launched an initiative to encourage students to practice empathy for those who have been victimized by crime. Dear Survivor, a program… more »

Identity Theft

Protecting Your Identity

Identity theft is a crime which is growing more common each day. This type of financial fraud can be devastating to a person financially and… more »


The Impact of Stalking

According to the National Center for Victims of Crime (2015), stalking is defined as a course of conduct directed at a specific person that would… more »