April is dedicated to many issues. These range from National Clean Out your Medicine Cabinet Month to Stress Awareness Month. However, one of the most important issues is sexual assault.
On all college campuses throughout the United States, 11.2 percent experience rape or sexual assault through physical force, violence, or incapacitation, according to mscasa.org and rainn.org. Sexual assault is real and happening daily.
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Survivors and law enforcement work to prevent sexual assault
Jackson State University student Brielle Nicole Young, 19, said she was sexually assaulted in May of 2017 and knew her attacker well.
Sexual assault has become a major problem for many college campuses across the country. Here at the University of Mississippi, there have been five sexual assaults reported already during the fall semester of 2017.
Madison Edenfield Oxford Stories firstname.lastname@example.org Sexual assault is an issue many college campuses have faced. That’s why it is important to educate yourself about how to stay safe, how to defend yourself, and […]
Kasey Cohan email@example.com The University Police Department has reported that, on Sept. 11, a female student got into an unmarked vehicle that she believed was a taxi. She said she was held […]
Claudia Caplinger Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal firstname.lastname@example.org As University of Mississippi police continue to investigate a recent report of sexual assault on the UM campus, a new organization is working to create […]
By Victoria Boatman Bio Sexual assault cases in colleges nationwide have taken center stage this year as individuals and institutions raise their voices in opposition to failed status quo policies. Activists, Congress […]