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SSC VOICES VIRTUAL FORUM: “Knowledge is Power: Understanding and Preventing Sexual Violence”

April 27 @ 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM


A Sexual Assault Awareness Month Event

CONTENT WARNING: This workshop addresses serious topics that may be impactful or emotional for some participants. Although resources will be addressed, we encourage you to be aware of your needs should you attend.

The Office of Violence Against Women is hosting this month’s SSC VOICES FORUM entitled “Knowledge is Power: Understanding and Preventing Sexual Violence” on Thursday, April 27 from 10:00 – 11:30 am virtually through Zoom or on-site in the Board Room (Room 2234) on the second floor of the Main Campus.

Is there cause for concern with sexual assaults on college campuses? The answer is ABSOLUTELY!! One in five women experience sexual assault on college campuses and one in 33 men experience sexual assault in their lifetime. The LGBTQ+ population is especially at risk. By attending the workshop facilitated by Sara Ondera, Cook County Assistant State’s Attorney, you’ll learn more about this public health crisis.

To RSVP, please email OVW Project Director, Alexandra Glumac by noon on April 26th. The link will be provided only to those who RSVP.

CEU sponsor Anew: Building Beyond Violence and Abuse is offering 1.0 CEU for the following:

  • Certified Domestic Violence Professional and Certified Partner Abuse Intervention Professional (CDVP/CPAIP)
  • Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LPC/LCPC)
  • Social Worker and Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LSW/LCSW)
  • When you RSVP, please indicate you need CEU’s

Let’s work together to end violence!!


This project is supported by Grant No. 2020-WA-AX-0010 awarded by the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this publication/program/exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women.


April 27
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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Alexandra Glumac
708-596-2000 ext. 2346


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