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Autism Awareness and Advocacy Club encourages new members to join


Members attended Accepted Students Day to raise awareness about the club on campus. Photo Credit: SCSU Autism Awareness and Advocacy Club. Aaron Berkowitz – News Reporter A club with a cause. Members of Southern’s Autism Awareness and Advocacy Club said they have plans to educate the campus about the truths behind the disorder while also addressing some stigmas that are

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Campus Safety Program looks to enlighten students


Josh Falcone – News Editor  Many of the university’s groups joined together in the Academic Quad last Tuesday to promote campus safety. The event saw the Drug and Alcohol Resource Center, the Wellness Center, Multicultural Center, University Police Department, the Safety, Sexual and Gender Equality Center, along with Counseling Services looking to inform the community on how to stay safe.

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Active Minds sheds light on mental illness on campus


Josh Falcone – General Assignment Reporter      The Southern Connecticut State University chapter of Active Minds has the goal of helping change the way mental illness is perceived on and around the university’s campus. Active Minds is a national organization that brings awareness to and advocacy for mental health issues on campuses. The members of Active Minds pursue the goal of

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Awareness present but not enough student support


Michelle Hennessy – News Writer College campuses nationwide don’t do enough to implement laws on sexual harassment, according to Madison Breuer from SCSU’s Women’s Center. “It’s a giant problem especially on college campuses and the universities aren’t responding to it,” said Breuer. “Every year it’s getting higher and higher and no one’s doing anything about it and people aren’t taking it

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