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Texas Tech Hosting Film Screening, Q&A with Founders of End Rape on Campus

K’Leigh Sims

September 21, 2015

The event is hosted by the RISE office, the Honors College and the Women’s Studies Program.

WHAT: “Yes Means Yes: A Campus Climate Q&A with Annie and Andrea (founders of End Rape on Campus)” and film screening of “The Hunting Ground”

WHEN: Tuesday (Sept. 22)

  • 6 p.m. – film screening of “The Hunting Ground”
  • 8 p.m. – Q&A session with founders of End Rape on Campus

WHERE: Allen Theatre, Student Union Building, Texas Tech University

The Risk Intervention and Safety Education (RISE) office, Honors College and Women's Studies Program will welcome Annie Clark and Andrea Pino, former student activists and founders of the nonprofit organization End Rape on Campus, for a Q&A session on how to address the complicated problem of sexual assault on college campuses.

Prior to the 8 p.m. Q&A session, a showing of “The Hunting Ground” will begin at 6 p.m. in the Allen Theatre. The film is a documentary about rape on college campuses, and Clark and Pino are featured.

The End Rape on Campus organization helps guide student survivors through the sexual assault reporting process and provides information about legal resources with the goals of justice, empowerment, education and reform.

The event is free with a valid Texas Tech ID.

For more information, visit the RISE website.

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CONTACT: Keira Williams, assistant professor, Honors College, Texas Tech University, (806) 834-6003 or keira.williams@ttu.edu.