Sexual Assault Awareness Month Speakers, events aim to raise awareness

By: Hannah Sgambellone ~Staff Writer~ Though it was once a taboo topic of conversation, campus rape is now a much more common subject of conversation and controversy. After media-grabbing preventative measures such as Lady Gaga’s “Til It Happens to You” and the documentary film “The Hunting Ground,” sexual assault on college campuses can no longer be ignored. This April, Xavier is taking several steps to combat sexual assault on and off campus. Xavier hosted awareness-raising events such as the Phallacies male theater troupe, who spoke on men’s role in ending rape culture. On April 20th, students will have the opportunity to … Continue reading Sexual Assault Awareness Month Speakers, events aim to raise awareness