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This unique series of seminars, offered in partnership with United Educators, will bring students and staff together in a campaign to end sexual and domestic violence.
 
The program focuses on abusive relationships and how bystanders and witnesses can help stop them. Learn how to recognize warning signs of an abusive relationship, provide compassion and support to abuse victims, and find resources for more help.
 
These seminars are free, and open to all men and women. Anyone can attend. 
 

Domestic Violence Awareness Week 

Wear purple on Tuesday! North Campus Student Ambassadors will be tying ribbon around trees on campus. Be sure to attend some of our awareness events:
  • Speaker Jody Plauche, abuse survivor and activist
    October 20, 2014
    2:00 p.m., H226, Central Campus

  • Screening of "Private Violence," a New HBO Documentary
    October 21, 2014
    12:30 - 2:00 p.m., H200, Central Campus

  • Healthy Relationships and Dating Violence
    October 23, 2014
    12:30 - 1:50 p.m., Multi-Purpose Room, South Campus

  • Sexual Violence Awareness Information Table
    October 23, 2014
    11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., outside the Central Campus bookstore

Workshops, Classes, and More

  • Campus SaVe Act for Students - Sexual Violence Elimination Act
    September 9, 2014
    12:30-1:30 p.m., L236, Central Campus

  • Harassment and Respect Among Peers
    September 16, 2014
    12:30-1:30 p.m., L236, Central Campus

  • Healthy Relationships and Dating Violence
    September 23, 2014
    12:30-1:30 p.m., L236, Central Campus

  • Lasting Choices: Keeping Our Campus Safe from Sexual Assault
    September 30, 2014
    12:30-1:30 p.m., L236, Central Campus

  • Bystander Intervention: Five-Point Formula and Styles
    October 7, 2014
    12:30-1:30 p.m., L236, Central Campus

  • Relationship Violence Awareness Activity (Planning Session)
    October 14, 2014
    12:30-1:30 p.m., L236, Central Campus

Free Self-Defense Class

We lead two to three self-defense classes each semester. In these classes you will learn about:
  • The Violence Against Women Act and legal considerations
  • Situational awareness and fighting stances
  • Defensive techniques and escapes
The next class date is Friday Nov. 21st from 10:30-2:30 pm. Email Joe Santos (jsantos@dcccd.edu) for more information or to register.
Please wear comfortable clothing for physical activity, like gym clothes. Bring a hand towel and water bottle.
 

Come get informed and learn practical ways to help stop violence.
For any questions, please contact Dalia Blell at (972) 273-3333.

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