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DePaul "Sit-Out" Protests Indifference to Sexual Assault

Stop rape! More than 30 DePaul University student activists held a 28-hour-long "sit-out" in front of DePaul University's Student Center in Lincoln Park to protest DePaul's ongoing refusal to build infrastructure to combat rape and domestic partner violence.

The sit-out, which ran Wednesday May 23 until Thursday May 24, ended with a meeting with with a DePaul administration official, who "made a verbal agreement to create a coordinator position for sexual assault and dating violence and to re-evaluate training of campus security and university staff." Read more: Report one | Report two

Additional coverage: DePaul Activist Student Union | Photo Gallery


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