DID YOU KNOW?
1 in 6 women and 1 in 33 men will experience an attempted or completed sexual assault in their lifetime.
There is a sexual assault every 2 minutes in America.
15% of sexual assault and rape victims are under the age of 12.
60% of sexual assaults go unreported.
73% of sexual assaults are perpetrated by someone the victim knows.
Go Beyond Numbers;
The Hidden Truths of Sexual Assault
The Office of Housing and Residence Life is sponsoring a 3-day event in the Merrill/Travis Glass Lounge, October 14-16, from 10AM thru 1PM and then again from 4PM thru 6PM on the truths of sexual assault. This will be a museum style exhibit where attendees can walk through and look at the exhibit at their own pace. There will be information available for the counseling center and other resources.
** NOTE: THIS EXHIBIT WILL CONTAIN DIFFICULT CONTENT ON SEXUAL ASSAULT. PLEASE TAKE THIS INTO CONSIDERATION WHEN ATTENDING.
Statistics provided by RAINN – the Rape, Abuse, & Incest National Network