Wednesday, April 20, 2011

News - 4/10/11

'Walk a Mile in Her Shoes' promotes sexual assault awareness
Northern Iowan
These students were experiencing what women endure by taking part in the event "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes," which is an international men's mile-long march to raise awareness for rape, sexual assault and gender violence. UNI's event was sponsored by ...
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Northumberland Services For Women Kicks Off "Walk A Mile In Her Shoes" And ...
Northumberland Services for Women (NSW) is dusting off the red high-heels and urging local men to put yourself in her shoes by participating in the fourth annual Walk a Mile In Her Shoes® event. These men with big hearts and big feet will raise ...
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MTSU students hang society's dirty laundry clothesline
Murfreesboro Post
Women's footwear will be available for men who choose to take part in "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" during the march. "It's something very good to bring men into advocacy about domestic violence because they are just as much a part of (the solution) as we ...
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'Walk a mile in her shoes:' April proclaimed Sexual Assault Awareness month
Uinta County Herald
Sexual Assault Family Violence Director Linda Cummings organized a "Walk A Mile In Her Shoes" walk last Thursday in recognition of April being sexual assault awareness month. The walk aims to raise community awareness of sexual assault and family ...
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South County men contribute to rape awareness fundraiser
It was all in good fun, however, during the fourth annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® fundraiser for Shasta Women's Refuge. THESE SHOES ARE KILLIN' ME -- Mark Lathrop, community relations director for Sierra Pacific Industries, appears lost in his own ...
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Take Back the Night Events Planned for Campus
The Bell Ringer
During the week of April 17-22, there are several events planned on the Augusta State campus with The Clothesline Project and Walk a Mile in Her Shoes on April 18. "The shoe display, when you look at it, each pair of shoes represents a survivor of ...
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Beauty and the Bank
Recently, Watsonville branch manager Pam Zamani took part in "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes," a walkathon for women's crisis support. There will be an opening reception in Downtown Santa Cruz, where 40 pieces of artwork will be shown from 5:30-7:30 pm on ...
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Managing anger, By LAUREL BEAGER, Editor
International Falls Daily Journal
The April 28 Walk a Mile in Her Shoes — The International Mens March to Stop Rape, Gender Violence and Sexual Assault — is a way to bring awareness to the issue that men, and women, have a responsibility to seek the tools they need to stop themselves ...
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