Golden Eagles go 2-0 to advance to ninth-place match

Wingspan editor Will Crawford is in Hutchinson to cover the tournament. Follow his updates on Twitter

LCCC to play for ninth-place

HUTCHINSON, Kansas — The Laramie County Community College volleyball team went 2-0 Nov. 16 at the NJCAA national tournament, advancing to the ninth-place match.

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Supporting Survivors: Survivors face uphill battle when rape culture seeks to discredit them

Discussions about sexual violence often include terms like “victim blaming” and “rape culture.” But what is this culture, and how does it translate into danger for victims, especially women?

Amanda Brown, an LCCC Campus Health and Wellness Center counselor, defines rape culture as “when a social group normalizes or makes light of sexual discrimination, harassment, assault and abuse.” Brown also said that rape culture often includes victim blaming, which is to shame and blame survivors.

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Sexual violence more prevalent at college

The last year has seen an explosion of sexual misconduct allegations against high-profile figures, thrusting the topic into the news and the public’s consciousness.  The #MeToo and Time’s Up movements have helped to further the dialogue. It seems that sexual violence has never taken such a central position in the day-to-day discourse of our nation. College age women are especially at risk of sexual violence, and those at the University of Wyoming are no exception.

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No, there’s not a war on men and no, most sexual assault reports aren’t false

It really sank in when I heard one of my close friends say, ‘Why? No one would believe me. It happened years ago.’

Hearing that come out of the mouth of a friend I’ve known for years punched me in the gut.

I’m referring to sexual assault and rape.

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Broadcast schedule

Nov. 7: Board of Trustees meeting

Dec. 5: Board of Trustees meeting

Calendar

  1. Artist James Overstreet: Missing Parts

    October 18 - November 30
  2. Dead Man’s Cell Phone

    November 15 @ 7:30 pm - November 17 @ 9:00 pm
  3. LCCC men’s basketball vs Trinidad State

    November 20 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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