The Collegian
Friday, March 01, 2024

GALLERY: Community marches in support of survivors of sexual assault

Editor's note: Confidential sexual assault resources for UR students include CARE Advocates, which can be reached at or 804.801.6251; Peer Sexual Misconduct Advisors (PSMA), at or 804.346.7674; CAPS, at or 804.289.8119; Virginia LGBTQ Partner Abuse and Sexual Assault Helpline (24/7), at 866.356.6998; Greater Richmond Regional Hotline (24/7), at 804.612.6126; National Sexual Assault Hotline (24/7) at 800.656.HOPE.

University of Richmond students, staff and faculty gathered on campus Friday for a silent march in solidarity with survivors of sexual assault. The march, named Take Back oUR Night after protests in the 1970s against violence against women, began at noon on the lawn between the E. Claiborne Robins School of Business and the T.C. Williams School of Law and ended at the Westhampton Green after a student-led discussion.