April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

The goal of SAAM is to raise awareness about sex and gender basedl violence and harassment, educate our community on how to prevent it and bolster our prevention efforts throughout the year.

What is the current state of Title IX?

Federal guidance and regulations related to Title IX, the 1972 federal law prohibiting against discrimination based on sex and gender, have shifted multiple...

4/19 12pm
Virtual Event
Healing from Trauma: A Focused Care and Restorative Space for Survivors

The purpose of the Surviving Trauma Healing Circle is to cultivate sharing, healing, and restorative practices for survivors of trauma and may include those...

4/27 5pm
Virtual Event
Denim Day

On April 28, 2021, millions of people across the world will wear jeans with a purpose, support survivors, and educate themselves and others about all forms...

A Survivor's Story: A Dialogue with Elizabeth Smart

As a women’s college that is gender diverse, Mount Holyoke recognizes the unique and particular ways that women are often subjected to gender-based violence....

4/29 4:30pm
Virtual Event
Speaking Up For Each Other: The Long History of Gender Based Violence, Racial Injustice and Black Women’s Resistance

Recy Taylor, a Black woman was walking home from church one night alongside a neighbor and young child. She was abducted and assaulted by a group of white...

4/30 12pm
Virtual Event