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By Hannah Thompson, BRAVE Peer Educator BRAVE Peer Educators are part of a preventative program that educates Xavier’s campus on bystander intervention, healthy relationships and everything that falls under the umbrella of gender- and power-based violence. Although BRAVE effectively cultivates a safer campus that does not tolerate violence in any capacity, Xavier and every other university cannot promise that gender- and power-based violence will not happen, as it is most prevalent on college campuses. It will be a long and treacherous road to end the cycle of sexual violence on college campuses, so it is vital to know the resources … Continue reading You should know these resources

Column: A rendezvous of relationship red-flags

Sex and Relationships, A BRAVE Column By Hannah Thompson, BRAVE Peer Educator Content Warning: This POST discusses sexual violence We hear about toxic relationships all the time, whether it’s through someone else’s relationship, friends or even a fictional relationship on TV. Although we all may think we know what a toxic relationship looks like, it’s always harder to see red flags when we are infatuated with someone. It’s important to renew and refresh our knowledge of red flags, especially when it’s easier to ignore them when they are right in front of us.  One of the biggest red flags in … Continue reading Column: A rendezvous of relationship red-flags