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Crime Victim Rights Week

When a friend shares with you that they have experienced violence, we know that you want to help. Did you know that Rutgers has offices on all of its campuses that provide support services? You and your friend can come here to learn more about all of your options and ways we can support you. We R Here.                                                                                    

       

 

 


 

The We R Here campaign is an initiative to let members of the Rutgers community know that help is available on every campus to support students who have been affected by sexual violence, dating violence, or stalking.

Rutgers is a leader in sexual assault research, prevention, and victim assistance, being recognized by the previous White House administration at both the Center on Violence Against Women and Children and the New Brunswick Office for Violence Prevention and Victim Assistance. Now, with support from a Victims of Crime Act grant funded by the NJ Attorney General’s Office, Rutgers has expanded victim services and education to all 4 of their campus locations to ensure students have a place to go to for help.

As a part of the We R Here campaign, various events will be happening across the 4 campuses. Check out the below options for your participation during National Crime Victims' Rights Week! 

All Campuses

All week  Special Edition Talk it Out - Video Series

Camden

Week of April 7th

Volley Against Violence
April 9th Empower House Bystander Training with RCLI

RBHS

Coming soon! 

Newark     

April 10th 

RBS Tabling Promotion

April 11th

Take Back the Night Candlelight Vigil

April 11th

Clothesline Project

 

New Brunswick

Weeklong

Turn the Campus Teal (events below)

All Week

Healing Spaces

April 8th

Graduate Student Workshop on Gender-based Harassment, Graduate Student Lounge

April 8th

VPVA Open House, Above & Beyond Awards

April 10th

LatinX Women in Hip Hop Concert, Livingston Student Center

April 10th 

Rutgers CARES

April 11th

Clothesline Project

April 11th  Denim Day Fashion Show CASC MPR
April 11th  Guatemalan Sociologist, Poet, and Rapper musical performance
April 14th  Hoops for Healing Basketball Tournament, Deiner Park
April 15th Queering Sexual Violence Panel, Gathering Lounge Livingston Student Center

 

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