violence

Artwork serves to support survivors of domestic abuse

By EMMA REDDEN – 9 years ago

TRIGGER WARNING: This article discusses instances of sexual assault. Editor’s Note: This article original appeared in Gawker as “This is a [unfinished] story about violence”   30.25° N, 97.75° W—I…

Lecture highlights women’s issues in Congolese society

By DEBBIE ALTMAN & MAGGIE JEFFERS – 9 years ago

On Monday October 21, the USAID Mission Director of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Diane Putnam, gave a talk in Rockefeller about the role of women in the Democratic…

Mental health awareness vital to prevent violence

By NATASHA BERTRAND – 9 years ago

It has been more than a week since Aaron Alexis sauntered into the Washington, D.C. Navy Yard and promptly turned it into a graveyard. Armed with a tactical shotgun and…

Panel discusses gun issue

By BETHAN JOHNSON – 10 years ago

On Sunday April 6, Vassar students and faculty joined forces with the Poughkeepsie community to explore the roots of gun violence in present-day America. The discussion, titled “What’s Up With…