UMass Boston News

Domestic Violence Awareness Week: The Yellow Dress

Event Date: October 23, 2012 - 4 p.m.
Location: Campus Center Ballroom A

To mark Domestic Violence Week, the Department of Public Safety is sponsoring a silent witness exhibit, children's pajama drive, and, at 3 p.m. on October 23, a showing of The Yellow Dress, a one-woman play based on the victims of dating violence.

Between October 22 and October 27, there will be a silent witness exhibit in the campus catwalks.

The pajama drive will also take place all week. Donation boxes will be located in the Public Safety Office, located on the first floor of the Quinn Administration Building, the Campus Center Information Desk, located on the Upper Level, and in the student centers, located on the third floor of the Campus Center.

An information resource table will be manned in the Campus Center from 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. October 23, 24, and 25.

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