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Take Back the Night at JCC on Apr. 7

On Monday, April 7 the Jefferson Community College (JCC) Health and Wellness Center will host its annual Take Back the Night (TBTN) event at 7:00 p.m. in the Robert R. and Jean S. Sturtz Theater. Admission is free and the public is welcome to attend.

An internationally observed event to raise awareness of violence against women, TBTN at JCC will feature a march around campus, a panel of guest speakers, and a resource fair. A string of student decorated t-shirts bearing personal messages that speak to violence against women, known as the Clothesline Project, will be on display in the lobby of Sturtz Theater.

Guest speakers are Cindy F. Intschert, Jefferson County District Attorney; Carolyn D. Fitzpatrick, Jefferson County Board of Legislators Chairwoman; representatives from the Victims Assistance Center of Jefferson County - Elaina F. Marra, Executive Director, and Leslie Cherry, Community Education Prevention Specialist; and Jennifer Bullock, Licensed Mental Health Counselor Readjustment Counselor from the Department of Veterans Affair Watertown Vet Center. 

For more information about TBTN, contact the JCC Health and Wellness Center at 315-786-2376.