Things to Consider

Whom can I call?

What to do If you experience sexual misconduct

If you experience sexual misconduct, you are likely to have many concerns, including about your physical health and safety, emotional and mental well-being, such medical issues as sexually transmitted infections and pregnancy, the potential impact of your experience on how you relate with friends or family members, and about understanding the disciplinary or legal options available to you for responding to the act.

Sexual Misconduct and Harassment Information

Policies, Handbooks and Related Materials

Things to Consider

Whom Can I Call?

While we recognize that a report may emerge through many sources, we encourage those who experience sexual misconduct to report directly to the Amherst College Police or the Title IX Deputy Coordinators or the Coordinator. These individuals will assist in eliminating the misconduct, preventing its recurrence, and addressing the effects.

What to Do If You Experience Sexual Misconduct

If you experience an act of sexual misconduct, you are likely to have many common concerns, including physical health and safety, emotional and mental well-being, medical issues such as sexually transmitted infections and pregnancy, and, for some, interpersonal relationships. Another common concern may be understanding the disciplinary or legal options for responding to the act.

Congolese rape victims march against sexual violence

Submitted by Jasmine Hardy on Monday, 10/18/2010, at 9:04 PM

Here is an article that gives sad proof that not enough is being done to prevent sexual violence against women.

http://www.cnn.com/2010/WORLD/africa/10/17/congo.rapes.march/index.html?iref=allsearch

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