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December 5th, 2012 - 9:12 am § in News

Real violence in paradise

  By: Elan S. Mallette Zoë, whose name has been changed to ensure her privacy and protection, knows the reality of this violence all too well. In April of 2011 Zoë, a junior at Hawaii Pacific University was raped by a family member of one of her close friends in her apartment. After her attac[...]

December 13th, 2010 - 10:55 pm § in Features, News

UH Mānoa takes steps to reduce sexual violence while increasing resources to victims

By  Alicia D. Partridge. This semester alone, five people have been sexually assaulted on campus: three female students, one male student and one female faculty member. Knowing how to prevent these instances and protect yourself is critical. “Statistically we know that one in three people will ex[...]