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Women in Society Class addresses sexual violence at Toquet Hall

The Women in Society class posted posters throughout the school to promote the event.

Caroline Donohue '20, Business Director

March 14, 2019

The Staples Women in Society class held a panel and showed a documentary titled “The Hunting Ground” at Toquet Hall, on March 6 from 6:00-8:00 pm in order to raise awareness about sexual assault and violence. Many Staples students attended the event to learn more about sexual assault and ask...

Sexual harassment: Why we need to focus on mental health

Sexual harassment: Why we need to focus on mental health

November 5, 2017

By: Ian Bernstein ’18 More than half, or 54 percent, of U.S. women have experienced unwanted and unwelcome sexual attention from men, according to a national ABC News and Washington Post poll. Let this sink in. Let the fact that most women have suffered from sexual harassment at some point i...

[Sept. 2016 Opinions] How Brock Turner symbolizes the fault in our justice system

October 11, 2016

By Colette Lippman '17 Opinions Editor and Megan Brown '17 Brock Turner: the astoundingly talented Stanford freshman swimmer and now infamous rapist (well, according to Judge Aaron Persky, it was only sexual assault). Despite clear evidence proving him guilty of rape, Turner was released from prison...

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