National Campus Sexual Assault Summit, Featuring Sarah Rice from MTV's The Real World

September 25, 2013 —

WHAT: 

Georgetown Law Advocates Against Sexual Violence and national nonprofit PAVE (Promoting Awareness, Victim Empowerment) present the National Campus Sexual Assault Summit: Prevention, Empowerment, and Policy, webcast live to 300 colleges nationwide from Georgetown University Law Center, with MTV’s Sarah Rice, among other guests. 

WHEN: 

 Friday, September 27, 2013

WHERE:

Georgetown University Law Center
Room 207, McDonough Hall
600 New Jersey Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20001

SCHEDULE: 

12:40 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Welcome and Introduction
Angela Rose, Survivor and Activist, and Founder of PAVE

1:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Surprise guest 

1:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Panel 1- The Survivor’s Voice & Organizing on Campus 
Laura Dunn, Survivor and Activist, PAVE
Wendy Wyler, Survivor and Activist

1:45 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. 
Panel 2 – Policy, Title IX, and the Justice System
Nancy Chi Cantalupo, Research Fellow at Victim Rights Law Center and Adjunct Professor of Law, Georgetown Law
Jen Luettel Schweer, Sexual Assault and Relationship Violence Services Coordinator, Georgetown University

2:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Panel 3 – Serving Underrepresented Survivor Populations
Chris Anderson, Executive Director, MaleSurvivor
Anya Lakner, National Training and Policy Attorney, American Bar Association’s Commission on Domestic & Sexual Violence 

3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Panel 4 – Engaging Men in the Movement: Prevention and Bystander Intervention
Rhett Walker, Sexual Assault Prevention Specialist and Former Campus Training Coordinator, Men Can Stop Rape
Tim Stephens, Alumnus and Former Inter-Fraternity Council Vice President for Judicial Affairs, Delta Tau Delta and George Washington University

3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Panel 5 – Galvanizing the National Movement: Prevention and Empowerment
Sarah Rice, Survivor and Activist, and Former Star of The Real World: Brooklyn
Angela Rose, Survivor and Activist, and Founder of PAVE

4:00 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Q&A and Town Hall Discussion

NOTE:

September is National Campus Safety Awareness Month, making this summit particularly timely. Survivors of campus sexual assaults, Laura Dunn and Wendy Wyler, will be available for interviews at the event.

Media interested in attending should e-mail mediarelations@law.georgetown.edu