lecture increases sexual assault awareness
KATIE IRVING, STAFF WRITER
walking into the student union this past week, it was hard to avoid
some terrifying statistics about sexual violence.
Safe Space, the campus organization dedicated
to the support of survivors of sexual violence, had posted these
statistics to promote sexual assault awareness on campus during
Sexual Assault Awareness Week. Some of the posters proclaimed things
such as "1.3 women are raped a minute" and "78 rapes occur an hour."
approves Thanksgiving break change, Latin American Studies major
NETTIE-KATE JORDAN, STAFF WRITER
significant debate, the faculty voted at Monday's faculty meeting
to pass the Recording Committee's Thanksgiving break proposal. Beginning
in the fall, the Wednesday before Thanksgiving will be added to
the vacation. Scheduling alternatives to compensate for the extra
day will be further explored.
honors Maine high school teachers
of BOWDOIN SUN
College honored 12 Maine secondary school teachers yesterday with
Distinguished Teaching Awards for the lasting effect they have had
on the lives of their students.