“Sexual assault is a very real issue on campuses across the country that must be taken seriously,” U.S. Senator Dean Heller said. “I applaud the University and its students for taking the initiative to launch ‘I STAND’ to bring awareness and action to this topic. It is my goal that students, universities and communities throughout the country will follow suit and make it a priority to end sexual assault.”
The event is sponsored by the Panhellenic Council and the Office of the Associate Dean of Students.
- U.S. Senator Dean Heller will discuss the Campus Accountability and Safety Act.
- Alison Gaulden, Reynolds School of Journalism faculty and former Planned Parenthood lobbyist will talk to students about the role sexual education plays in social and reproductive justice.
- Tory Clark, certified clinical sexologist and adjunct faculty member at the University will discuss issues pertaining to culture and gender equality.
- Representatives from the Office of Student Conduct, University Counseling Services, Office of Equal Opportunity and Title IX and the Crisis Call Center will also be on hand offering students information about their services.
WHERE: Joe Crowley Student Union, Milt Glick Ballroom C, University of Nevada, Reno