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Campus takes steps to combat sexual assault

By Vivienne Henning

April 3, 2016


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April is national Sexual Assault Awareness Month, with communities across the country encouraged to take up action to combat sexual assault.ejThe University, Parkland College and the Champaign-Urbana communities will be hosting a range of events in efforts to raise awareness.ejMolly McLay, assistant dir...

Moms Association honors women on campus

Moms Association honors women on campus

By Victoria Snell

April 7, 2015


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Every year at the kick-off of Moms Weekend, one mother is presented with the Amelia Alpiner Stern Mom of the Year Award. While the lucky mom has yet to be announced, the Moms Association honors others who have made an impact on campus, as well as in the community. Get to know the winners of this year...

Healing through Art: Project Unbreakable spreads awareness in campus lectures

Healing through Art: Project Unbreakable spreads awareness in campus lectures

April 15, 2014


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Words and photographs are capable of sending powerful messages. For survivors of sexual assault, these pictures can have a deeper meaning: providing special healing powers. Participants of Project Unbreakable, an organization that seeks to raise awareness of sexual assault, are photographed with a m...

Anna Kaszuba aids on campus sexual assault awareness education

Anna Kaszuba aids on campus sexual assault awareness education

By Mara Shapiro

April 14, 2014


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Anna Kaszuba, sophomore in LAS, became involved with sexual assault awareness on campus after attending a FYCARE seminar during her freshman year. The class acted as a catalyst for Kaszuba’s work, and after attending, she took a class to become a facilitator.  “I like educating people and opening...

Ninth “Walk A Mile” event to promote sexual assault awareness

Ninth “Walk A Mile” event to promote sexual assault awareness

By Raymond Sobczak

April 10, 2014


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The sound of galloping heels will soon strut across the Quad. Students, faculty members and community members will whoop and holler as the ninth annual “Walk A Mile” event begins. On Friday, an estimated 500 men will gather on the Main Quad at 5 p.m. to walk four laps around the Quad while wearing...

Make the college experience your own

March 1, 2013


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You were a rockstar in high school: graduated top of your class, won first place at state in your sport or activity and played piano several times for dinners hosted by the governor. Or maybe you were somewhere near the middle of your class or worked a couple of part-time jobs. For better or worse, none ...