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New Hope Educational Workshop on Advocacy

Posted on November 6, 2013

Wheaton College’s Sexual Misconduct and Assault Resource Team (SMART) is pleased to announce that our local domestic and sexual violence resource center, New Hope, will be on campus Monday January 13, 2014 – Thursday January 16, 2014 offering a four-day educational workshop on advocacy.

To apply, please download and complete the application by clicking New Hope Training 2014 Application.

This educational workshop focuses on the dynamics, prevention and intervention of intimate partner violence (IPV), sexual assault and family violence. The specific goals of this educational workshop are as follows:

  • To enhance campus awareness of and response to sexual assault and IPV;
  • To educate campus volunteers, students, faculty and professional staff in the basics of SA/IPV prevention and intervention;
  • To expand student volunteer and/or internship opportunities with agencies serving survivors of sexual assault and IPV prevention;
  • To give students considering a career in this area an opportunity to document basic training in the field.

Details for this 4-day educational workshop include:

Dates: Monday January 13 – Thursday January 16, 2014
Time: 1000 a.m. – 400 p.m.
Location: Chapel Basement Meeting Room

Please feel free to contact Melissa Rideout, SMART Coordinator at rideout_melissa@wheatoncollege.edu or 508-286-3374 with any questions about this event.


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