Survivor Solidarity Month Interest Meetings!

[ID: text written out below appears in blue, orange, and pink speech bubbles, with lines of emphasis framing two speech bubbles]⁠ SURVIVOR SOLIDARITY MONTH ⁠ ⁠ Looking to engage in conversations on intimate violence prevention?⁠ ⁠ Interested in resources on supporting survivors on campus?⁠ ⁠ Want to share some of your skills on these topics?⁠ … Read more

Reflections from a Survivor – Advocate: Restorative and Transformative Justice as tools for Sexual Violence Prevention & Healing-Centered Activism

Hi Everyone, As a follow-up to the all-campus email that went out in response to recent YikYak posts, I wanted to share some of my own personal thoughts, to add to the conversation. I have worked in the field of sexual violence prevention and advocacy for over a decade now, and I’ve learned a lot … Read more

Dating Violence Awareness Month 2021

Hi Everyone, The SHAPE Office is collaborating with folks on campus and in the community to bring you a series of events throughout the month of October, to raise awareness about dating violence in our community and beyond. Please follow us on Instagram or Facebook (@wesshapeoffice), or check out our blog to stay up to … Read more

Know Before You Go: Supportive Resources for Survivors

Below please find videos of different campus and community office representatives, sharing information about the resources for care and support they offer survivors. We are here for you and a part of your community of care, even as we transition into distanced-learning for the remainder of the semester! Be sure to follow us on Instagram, … Read more

Seeking Nourishment – Self-Care Surrounding the Election

Hi Everyone, This week, is going to be a lot. This year has been, a lot. With the election tomorrow, I wanted to write and share some resources to nourish yourselves during this challenging time. Set Boundaries Whether it’s on social media, texting friends, or rescheduling Zoom calls, take the time you need to prioritize … Read more

Upcoming Events – Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness month, where each year advocates, survivors, allies, and educators aim to start conversations about what domestic violence is, it’s impact on survivors, and everyone’s role in prevention looks like. The SHAPE Office is collaborating with many campus departments and student organizers to engage in these conversations and highlight supportive resources … Read more

The SHAPE Office is Virtual!

For the Fall 2020 semester, the SHAPE Office will be providing virtual versions of our services, to ensure we are keeping everyone’s health and safety as a priority. To that end, here are the services available: confidential virtual support meetings to discuss options for care and support, for those who have experienced intimate violence or … Read more

Attention First Years & Transfer Students! Drop-In Space

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Feeling overwhelmed, confused, homesick? Are you nervous about starting classes? Drop-In Space We are here to support you! Click on the linked day to join us for conversation and connection August 25th-September 4th. Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Our Community of Care Team includes: Office of Religious and Spiritual Life Office of Health Education WesWell … Read more

Welcome to the SHAPE Office Blog!

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We’re so glad you’re here. We’ll be sharing information about resources, upcoming events, and other information in support and connection to the SHAPE Office’s mission. So be on the lookout! To check out some of our previous posts before we changed our name, here’s the link to the SACE Blog. And follow us on social … Read more