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“TX Safety U” App Introduced in El Paso


Date: October 20, 2014


Rose Luna – TAASA Communications Program Director- (512) 659-8065 – rluna@taasa.org

Jim Heiney – Marketing Specialist, El Paso Community College – (915) 831-6441 – jheiney@epcc.edu

Texas Association Against Sexual Assault (TAASA) introduces “Texas Safety University” a smartphone app providing college students easy access to sexual assault resources

El Paso, Texas – The Texas Association Against Sexual Assault (TAASA) along with El Paso Community College, Center Against Family Violence (CAFV), and Sexual Trauma & Assault Response Services (STARS) proudly introduce “TX Safety U” a campus app instantly connecting college students, faculty, and staff with sexual assault victim assistance on campus and in the community.  TX Safety U is a free app available on both iOS and Android platforms. The launch is timely as President Obama and Vice President Biden recently unveiled the “It’s On Us” campaign aimed at the prevention of sexual assault on college campuses by addressing rape culture. (more…)

Nominate TAASA Annual Awards by Dec 3rd!

2014 TAASA Award Nomination Form

TAASA invites you to honor those who have helped open doors, build bridges, and have shared their energy and creativity in the campaign against sexual violence by nominating them for a TAASA Award.

Nominations must be submitted by December 3rd, 2014. Please refer to the conference website for instructions to submit the form.  Awards will be presented at the Annual Award Luncheon on March 4th, 2015.  (more…)

Break the Box Week: Information Webinar

Register for the webinar by October 21st!

Break the Box Week, November 17-21, 2014, is an opportunity to engage middle and high school students in the work of challenging gender stereotypes to prevent violence, including sexual violence.  If you are interested in organizing a Break the Box Week in your community and would like more information, please join our information webinar on October 21 at 10:30am CST.  (more…)

New Employment Opportunities!

Refugee Services of Texas

New employment opportunities are listed below or you can reference at the source: http://www.rstx.org/careers.html. For more job opportunities, take a look at our Jobs in the Field page. (more…)

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