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#MeToo: Hollywood controversy highlights sexual assault

Sexual assault and harassment did not start, and likely will not end, in Hollywood. After allegations of decades of sexual assault by movie mogul Harvey Weinstein came to light by a New York Times article on Oct. 5, the hashtag ...

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Campaign asks how ‘Men can stop rape’

Fresno State’s Cross Cultural and Gender Center (CCGC) is asking men on campus to take a stand against sexual assault by participating in the poster campaign, “Men Can Stop Rape.” The campaign consists of a series of images of men ...

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Students rally to Take Back the Night

The Fresno State Women’s Alliance held the 37th annual Take Back the Night event in the Free Speech Area Wednesday night in which students, faculty and community groups partnered to raise awareness of the harms of domestic violence, sexual assault ...

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Issue of sexual assault and domestic violence raised with event

Students may have seen statistics about sexual assault and domestic violence written in chalk on the sidewalks around campus as they walked to class. This was part of the “Take Back the Night” event that was held on Wednesday evening ...

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Take Back the Night talks “yes means yes”

Hundreds of students, faculty and community organizations gathered Wednesday evening in the Free Speech Area to share their stories and raise awareness about sexual assault at the Take Back The Night rally. Take Back the Night, which started on campus ...

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Take Back the Night to spotlight affirmative consent

This year’s Take Back the Night at Fresno State will emphasize sexual consent – a theme that has been recently affected by new state legislation that requires affirmative consent to have sex.

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Women’s Resource Center offers safe reprieve location

The Women’s Resource Center functions to support female students on campus who make up 58 percent of the student body population. Jenny Whyte, coordinator for the center, said that it offers a variety of resources which include peer counseling, study ...

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Fresno State ‘Takes Back the Night’

On Wednesday students and faculty gathered in the Free Speech Area for the 32nd annual Take Back the Night event, coordinated by the Women’s Alliance and the Women’s Resource Center.

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Take Back the Night: Invisible Violence

Over 200 people gathered at the Fresno State Free Speech Area Wednesday, Oct. 19 to observe the 32nd annual Take Back the Night rally. The internationally celebrated event, presented by Women's Alliance and the Women's Resource Center, focused on the theme of "Invisible Violence."

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Take Back the Night takes over campus with this year’s theme ‘The Invisible Woman’

The Fresno State Women’s Resource Center and Women’s Alliance will present “Take Back the Night” on campus at the Free Speech Area on Wednesday, Oct. 19 from 5 to 9 p.m.

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Students ‘take back’ night

Students, faculty and community members gathered together Wednesday evening at the Free Speech Area on campus for Take Back the Night, a violence awareness event.

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Group ‘takes back’ the campus

The night sky casts its shadow on a united crowd. A solitary candle brought light to an otherwise darkened area.

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Fresno State takes back the night

[hana-flv-player video=”http://collegian.csufresno.edu/video/takeback.flv” width=”480″ height=”360″ description=”” player=”4″ autoload=”true” autoplay=”false” loop=”false” autorewind=”true” splashimage=”http://collegian.csufresno.edu/a/wp-content/uploads/2009/10/take_320.png” /] The 30th anniversary of “Take Back the Night” drew hundreds of participants Wednesday night in the free speech area. The event featured guest speakers, music, testimonials and a ...

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Online exclusive: Fresno State softball promotes domestic violence awareness

Friday night’s Fresno State softball game was more than just the WAC opener against San Jose State: It was Domestic Violence Awareness Night.

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Softball coach speaks against violence

The annual Take Back the Night event will continue the tradition of spreading domestic violence awareness tonight at Fresno State. The event is free and open to the public and will begin at 6:00 p.m. in the Free Speech Area.

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Students unite to Take Back the Night


Students from Alpha Pi Sigma march behind the Women’s Alliance banner Oct. 24 for the night’s main activity. An annual event, Take Back the Night seeks to raise awareness on domestic violence, sexual violence and violence toward children. These students yelled out chants, printed on the pieces of paper they held.

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VIDEO: Oct. 26, 2007: Take Back the Night

Take Back the Night is an annual gathering to promote awareness and prevention of domestic violence.

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Take Back the Night targets violence

At the young age of 18, Fresno State student Shera Rodrick is coordinating this year’s Take Back the Night, an event associated with the Women’s Alliance Program and the Women’s Resource Center. Take Back the Night, on Oct. 24 in the campus Free Speech Area, raises awareness of domestic violence, sexual violence and violence toward children.

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