The Daily Aztec

Sexual violence is a serious issue, but there are many resources to help

by Hannah Willis, Staff Columnist

March 23, 2016

According to the National Sexual Violence Resource Center website, “One in five women and one in 16 men are sexually assaulted while in college.” College, the place where high school graduates go to further their education and ...

Feminist speaker discusses sex, rape culture in America

by Adriana Millar, Senior Staff Writer

November 4, 2015

Nationally recognized feminist writer and activist Jaclyn Friedman will speak on campus Wednesday in a discussion titled, “Sex in America: Beyond Prudes, Sluts and Players.” The talk, hosted by the Women’s Resource C...

SDSU hosts second Let’s Talk briefing

by Christine Whitman, Senior Staff Writer

October 22, 2015

On Thursday, Sept. 24, San Diego State hosted the second event in its monthly series of Let’s Talk briefings at Scripps Cottage. The event featured a discussion about sexual violence and assault as a campus community in order...

SDSU starts series addressing rape culture

by Sarah Tanori, Senior Staff Writer

October 9, 2015

As the instances of sexual assault continue to rise on college campuses, rape culture finds itself at the center of conversations around the nation. Rape culture is an atmosphere where its people explicitly or implicitly perpetuate...

Letter: We need classes on sexual assault and self-defense

September 30, 2015

I am a social work major who transferred from a community college. I studied in different countries before coming to the United States. First, I studied in Iraq, but due to the bad situation in Iraq, my family and I traveled to...