Featured in this issue: Campus Sexual Assault
Table of Contents
- From the Executive Director
- Governor Cuomo screens The Hunting Ground
- SUNY Institutes Statewide Policy for Sexual Violence on Campus
- Q&A: Implementing Campus Sexual Assault Policies
- Turn New York State Purple!
- OPDV Welcomes Associate Counsel Christa M. Book, Esq.
- “Enough is Enough”: The NYS Police Response
NYS Domestic & Sexual Violence Hotline
English & español, Multi-language Accessibility
Nat’l Relay Service for Deaf or Hard of Hearing: 711
In NYC: 311 or 1-800-621-HOPE (4673)
OPDV’s Campuses Page
The College Campuses page on our website offers resources for students, administrators, and security, as well as parents and bystanders.
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month!
What are you planning to turn purple this year? Check out our Toolkit for ideas. During DVAM, post on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram with the hashtags #ShineTheLight and #NYSpurple.
Did you know…
A 2014 study of 483 first-year female students attending a college in Northeastern United States revealed that “between 8% and 11% of women experienced rape in each semester during their first year in college.” McCauley, Heather L., & Casler, Adam W. (2015). College Sexual Assault: A Call for Trauma-Informed Prevention. Journal of Adolescent Health. Volume 56 (Issue 6), pp.584–585.
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