The University of Massachusetts Board of Trustees heard from several student speakers on Wednesday during its meeting on the Dartmouth campus.
The Coalition to End Rape Culture is planning a week of action next week, and continues to lobby UMass administration to implement a Survivor’s Bill of Rights.
Odam details a platform based on four policies, including the expansion of mental health services on campus and supporting outreach programs for marginalized communities.
A crowd of more than 50 students gathered outside the Student Union Friday in support of CERC’s proposed Survivor’s Bill of Rights, which it has demanded the University of Massachusetts adopt.
Members will march to Whitmore to demand that the University formally adopt a Survivor’s Bill of Rights.
Written by several student groups on campus, the bill aims to assist and protect survivors of sexual/gender-based assault, violence and rape.