Clark Co. colleges highlight sexual violence awareness, need for intervention during ‘red zone’ time of year

Colleges in Clark County are raising awareness about sexual violence and continuing bystander intervention education as students enter into the “red zone.”

The red zone, which occurs from August to around Thanksgiving break annually, is the period in which college campuses see the most cases of sexual assault during the school year.

“We primarily know that the first few weeks in the fall are going to be when students are most vulnerable,” said Wittenberg University Dean of Students Casey Gill.

Read more on the Springfield News-Sun.

Micah Ward
Micah Ward
Micah Ward is a University Business staff writer. He recently earned his master’s degree in Journalism at the University of Alabama. He spent his time during graduate school working on his master’s thesis. He’s also a self-taught guitarist who loves playing folk-style music.

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