UO Funds to Prevent Sexual Violence

EUGENE, Ore. — The University of Oregon is upping its efforts to prevent sexual violence by setting up an emergency fund. The interim president says the $15,000 will come out of the president’s discretionary fund. It will be used to provide services to alleged victims of assault. Scott Coltrane says there’s also a university task … Continue reading »

City Rallies to Take Back the Night

EUGENE, Ore. — Sexual violence is prevalent across campuses nationwide–that’s why students are trying to raise awareness and protest against sexual violence. Survivors of sexual violence and their supporters will rally together at the University of Oregon to protest continued sexual violence in their communities and around the world. The rally at the EMU Amphitheater … Continue reading »

Interview: Take Back The Night

EUGENE, Ore. — Every two minutes in the United States, someone becomes a victim of sexual violence. The majority of them are women. Take Back the Night is part of a world-wide movement to end violence against women. The event started in 1976 in Belgium, and Eugene has held its event for several years. The … Continue reading »