Hate sexual assault? Next week’s Take Back the Night events beckon you. Join your fellow students in breaking the silence of sexual violence and assault.

The March
Day: Tuesday, April 14
Time: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Where: Upper Sproul Plaza to Bancroft Way to College Avenue through the units

Holding candles and DIY signs, students and community members will show their solidarity against sexual violence.

The Rally

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Thursday, April 16
5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: Upper Sproul Plaza

It’s empowerment through the arts as people share their stories, poetry and music.

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Come 5 p.m., you’ll find a group of serious, strong men and women rallying on Upper Sproul against sexual and domestic violence, rape, and hate crimes. The Take Back the Night rally will feature art, poetry and music until 8 p.m.

TBTN is a part of a larger week (or weeks, depending on how you look at it). In addition to Safety Awareness Week, the event is also listed under Queer Awareness Days … so be queer and safe and stand up against violence.

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