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MVP – are you in?

In late May/early June 2012, Mentors in Violence Prevention (MVP) held a bystander intervention conference.

Research tells us when bystanders choose to get involved – not just in the moment of an assault – but more generally in their day-to-day actions with their community (click here for more on the ‘levels’ of prevention and intervention) – sexual assaults and intimate partner violence decrease.

Click here to learn more about the conference and hear reflections from some of the conference participants.

Want to help end violence at Warren Wilson College and support healthy, consensual relationships?  Email RISE! – we can use your energy, ideas and passion!

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