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Several Take Back the Week events take place at the Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union. (Photo: Sandy Huffaker Jr.) Several Take Back the Week events take place at the Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union. (Photo: Sandy Huffaker Jr.)
 


Take Back the Week

The SDSU campus community will come together for a weeklong series of events focused on sexual violence awareness and prevention.
By Katie Stanchis
 

San Diego State University is hosting a weeklong series of events focused on rape and sexual violence prevention.

Take Back the Week is a collaborative effort of students, faculty and staff to spread awareness about issues surrounding sexual violence and to provide survivor support.

Monday, April 10

  • Let’s Talk: Consent Tabling
    10 a.m.-2 p.m.; North Library Walkway
  • Homeboi Workshop: Redefining Masculinity
    12-2 p.m.; Center for Intercultural Relations
  • Grab ‘Em by the What? Sex, Consent, & American Values Talk with Dr. Jenn
    7-9 p.m.; Storm Hall West 11

Tuesday, April 11

  • Sexual Assault and Mental Health: Stories of Surviving and Thriving with PTSD
    11 a.m.-12 p.m.; Pride Suite
  • Connecting with Ancestral Strength to Heal From Violence with Berenice Dimas Workshop
    12:30-2 p.m.; Templo Mayor
  • Barriers to Reporting in the LGBT+ Community Presentation and Discussion
    4-5 p.m.; Center for Intercultural Relations
  • #NotSilentBecause: A Discussion about Sexual Assault at SDSU
    5:30-7:30 p.m.; Lee & Frank Goldberg Courtyard

Wednesday, April 12

  • Sexual Violence, Mass Incarceration and the Black Community Presentation with Preshus Thompson from the Center for Community Solutions
    12-2 p.m.; Templo Mayor
  • Black Women’s Healing Circle with Aishah Shahidah Simmons
    4-5:30 p.m.; Templo Mayor
  • No! The Rape Documentary Screening and Discussion with Aishah Shahidah Simmons
    6-8:30 p.m.; Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union Theater

Thursday, April 13

  • Survivor’s Group, facilitated by Counseling & Psychological Services
    12-1 p.m.; Women’s Resource Center
  • Sexual Assault in the Current Political Climate Panel
    4-6 p.m.; Fowler Athletic Center
  • Take Back the Night
    6-8:30 p.m.; Lee & Frank Goldberg Courtyard

Friday, April 14

  • Let’s Talk: Victim/Survivor Resources Tabling
    10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Campanile Walkway
  • Trauma-Informed Yoga
    10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.; Legacy Suite
  • Doing You... and Doing It and Doing It and Doing It Well Mia Li
    3-4:30 p.m.; Women’s Resource Center

Saturday, April 15

  • Brave Project Training
    9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Scripps Cottage