The Advocate

Rape threat spoils college experience

By Cindy Pantoja, Opinion Editor

December 5, 2018

Talking about sexual assault is extremely uncomfortable, but as the cases of student rape on college campuses continue to rise, having that conversation becomes a necessity. Rape and sexual assault are more common than we think...

Editorial: Female faculty, staff remain silent in lieu of VP finalists

By Editorial Board

November 7, 2018

It’s hard being a woman on campus at Contra Costa College and if this past week is evidence of what’s to come, things are only going to get tougher. CCC has a student body made up of close to 60 percent women, according to...

Consent, safety topic of Sexual Assault Awareness Month seminar

By Jshania Owens, Staff Writer

April 17, 2018

With April being Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the Contra Costa College Student Equity Program hosted a Sexual Assault Awareness and Intervention workshop in the Fireside Hall April 11. Contra Costa County Senior Deputy Dist...

Sexual crime stigmas halt victim from legal action

By Lorenzo Morotti, Associate Editor

April 22, 2016

Many college students are not sure how to define, report or prevent sexual crimes — from assault to harassment — because cultural stigmas may prevent victims from coming forward or bystanders from intervening. While Contr...

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