NOVA SAS Presents the Clothesline Project on 3 Campuses

NOVA SAS Presents the Clothesline Project on Three Campuses

NOVA’s Sexual Assault Services (SAS) presented The Clothesline Project this October at the Annandale, Medical Education and Manassas Campuses. The Clothesline Project is a visual display that bears witness to the impact of domestic and sexual violence. In this display, a clothesline is hung with shirts created by our own NOVA community. Each shirt is decorated to represent a survivor’s experience or to show support … Continue reading NOVA SAS Presents the Clothesline Project on Three Campuses

NOVA Clothesline Project Brings Awareness to Sexual Assault

NOVA Clothesline Project Brings Awareness to Sexual Assault

On April 11 and 12, NOVA Sexual Assault Services (SAS) visited the Alexandria Campus for the Clothesline Project. The Clothesline Project raises awareness of the impact of sexual assault and domestic violence. Shirts are created for display to show support for victims of sexual violence. Staff, students and community members were invited to create shirts to show support for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. NOVA … Continue reading NOVA Clothesline Project Brings Awareness to Sexual Assault

The Clothesline Project at the Annandale Campus

The Clothesline Project at the Annandale Campus

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and NOVA Sexual Assault Services (SAS) held the Clothesline Project at the Annandale Campus. The Clothesline Project is a clothesline of shirts that bears witness to the impact of domestic violence and sexual assault. Staff, students and community members are invited to create shirts to show support for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. NOVA SAS hopes to … Continue reading The Clothesline Project at the Annandale Campus

April Is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM), and NOVA Sexual Assault Services (SAS) is hosting events at various campuses to promote education and awareness of sexual violence. The goal of SAAM is to bring awareness to sexual violence and to help educate communities on how to prevent it. Sexual assault survivors are not alone. NOVA SAS aims to address issues of sexual assault, stalking and … Continue reading April Is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

NOVA Sexual Assault Services Are Available to Help

One in five college women and one in 20 college men will experience sexual assault during their college career according to a Washington Post Study. In spite of this, sexual assault is a crime that is rarely talked about, and even more rarely reported. It is important to realize that anyone in our NOVA community can be a victim, not just students. Sexual assault survivors … Continue reading NOVA Sexual Assault Services Are Available to Help

NOVA SAS and Police Donation Drive for Local Shelters

NOVA SAS and Police Donation Drive for Local Shelters

NOVA Sexual Assault Services (SAS) and NOVA Police conducted a donation drive from January 26 through March 6 in support of two domestic violence shelters in Northern Virginia. Over 500 cleaning, household items and other products were collected and distributed. SAS and NOVA Police thank everyone who donated and helped make a difference in the lives of individuals experiencing domestic violence. For more information or to … Continue reading NOVA SAS and Police Donation Drive for Local Shelters

NOVA SAS Kicks Off Sexual Assault Awareness Month

NOVA SAS Kicks Off Sexual Assault Awareness Month

NOVA’s Sexual Assault Services (SAS) program kicks off Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) with a theater performance called “T-O-T-A-L-L-Y” by Kimleigh Smith on Monday, April 7 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the CE Theater on the Annandale Campus. The event begins at 6:30 p.m. with a Resource Fair and the performance will be from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. A meet and greet … Continue reading NOVA SAS Kicks Off Sexual Assault Awareness Month

NOVA SAS Kicks Off Sexual Assault Awareness Month

NOVA SAS Kicks Off Sexual Assault Awareness Month

NOVA’s Sexual Assault Services (SAS) program kicks off Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) with a theater performance called, “T-O-T-A-L-L-Y”, by Kimleigh Smith on Monday, April 7 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the CE Theater on the Annandale Campus. The event begins at 6:30 p.m. with a Resource Fair and the performance will be from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. A meet and greet … Continue reading NOVA SAS Kicks Off Sexual Assault Awareness Month