The majority of feedback the organization received from students, including survivors of sexual assault, was that the messages hurt or affected them.
The eight-hour event featured eight guest speakers, chalking, therapy dogs, thrift shop pop-ups and raffles. It also included the new addition of a mental health resources table to support sexual assault victims on this university’s campus.
The items include cup covers that prevent roofies and straws to use through the covers.
Too much nuance in indecent exposure cases leads to unnecessary enforcement.
An extension of UMD's public relation efforts won't prevent sexual assault. Only systematic reforms will.
PSA co-President Amanda Sherman said she wanted this intersectionality to include more people of color, the LGBTQ+ community, low-income students and international students.
The proposed measures would compel schools to allow transgender students to use bathrooms that align with their gender identity, bar gender identity-based harassment and ensure others are using their correct pronouns.
The event was Preventing Sexual Assault's first in-person Occupy McKeldin event since 2019.
The Slut Walk has happened since 2016, but this is the first following the pandemic.