WKU and Hope Harbor are conducting several activities to recognize March as Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). WKU President Gary Ransdell participated in a proclamation signing March 2 at the Kentucky Library & Museum.
Other Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) activities include the following:
March 3: Healthy Days, noon to 5 p.m. at WKU’s Preston Health and Activities Center.
March 4: “Vagina Monologues” at WKU’s Garrett Conference Center. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
March 19: Thursdays in Black (wear black and your teal ribbons).
March 20: Cup of Prevention, all day at Greener Groundz.
March 24: Wear Denim Day.
March 26: Take Back the Night, 6 p.m. at Warren County Justice Center.
March 31: Shine Your Light on Sexual Violence (turn on car and porch lights, or light a candle on your deck or porch).
The Clothesline Project, a visual display that bears witness to the violence against women, will be on display through March at the WKU ALIVE Center for Community Partnerships. The Clothesline Project also is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 11 at Hope Harbor; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 17 at Downing University Center; 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. March 17 at WKU South Campus; 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 18 at WKU-Glasgow Campus; 10 a.m. to noon March 19 at Hope Harbor’s Franklin office; 10 a.m. to noon March 20 at Hope Harbor’s Glasgow office.
Here’s a “View from the Hill” segment on the WKU proclamation signing.