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Daniel Nero
Mar 28, 2017

Breaking the Silence: The National Student Movement Against Campus Sexual Assault

Mar 28, 2017 by Daniel Nero

"Breaking the Silence: The National Movement Against Campus Sexual Assault" will be presented by Sofie Karasek on Tuesday, April 18th, at 7 pm in the Hess Recreation Center.

Sofie Karasek, 2015 graduate of University of California, Berkeley, is an anti-sexual violence activist and co-founder of the organization End Rape on Campus (EROC). She has assisted students nationwide in holding universities accountable to Title IX, is featured in the 2015 documentary film "The Hunting Ground,” and appeared onstage with Lady Gaga for her 2016 Oscar performance in honor of sexual assault survivors.

This event is brought to you by the Nanook Diversity and Action Center. Contact 474.6311 or uaf-ndac@alaska.edu for more information. Please share the event and invite anyone who would be interested in attending!

Visit this link for more of Sofie's story: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/inspired-life/wp/2016/03/07/the-amazing-story-behind-this-photo-of-a-sexual-assault-survivor-and-joe-biden-at-the-oscars/