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Self-Defense Classes Expand Purview

The Georgetown University Police Department will expand its self-defense class offerings, which have been limited to courses for women, to include a class for LGBTQ individuals and a class open to all students regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity next semester. The university has offered self-defense courses for women[Read More…]

by November 21, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Students Carry the Weight of Assault

Georgetown students will carry mattresses and pillows to classes Wednesday as part of the Carry That Weight National Day of Action, a country-wide solidarity movement with survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence. The event, sponsored by Take Back the Night, Sexual Assault Peer Educators and the Georgetown University Student[Read More…]

by October 28, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

GU Updates Sexual Assault Policy

Following the guidance of the White House and the Office of Civil Rights, the Office of Student Conduct introduced several changes to Georgetown’s sexual misconduct policy last week. Hearing panels in sexual misconduct cases, which previously included three faculty or staff members and two students, will now consist of two[Read More…]

by September 9, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Week De-stigmatizes Sexual Assault

Take Back the Night, an advocacy group on campus that fights against gendered violence, including domestic violence and sexual assault, is holding a week full of events dedicated to these issues, from April 7 to 11, as part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. The week focuses on events and conversations[Read More…]

by April 10, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News