​​​​​Throughout the academic year, SAPA hosts a variety of special events and outreach activities from raising awareness to education, advocates are continuously planning and preparing for upcoming events. 

If you are interested in having a SAPA resource table, information, or would like SAPA to assist or be present at your special event, please contact SAPA and allow at least two weeks lead time.  If you have general questions, please email us at sapa@cmich.edu, or visit us on Facebook.

2015-2016 Academic Year​​​​​​​

Domestic Violence Awareness Presentation
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
7:00 PM – Bovee UC : Auditorium
In recognition of October being Domestic Violence Awareness Month, SAPA will present an educational program highlighting domestic violence.  SAPA will talk about what domestic violence looks like, warning signs, and what to do if you or someon​e you know is involved in a domestic violence situation.  A Q&A session will follow the presentation.  This event is free and open to all who would like to learn more about domestic violence.  Click to view the SAPA - 2015 domestic violence awareness presentation.

a night of unity and expressi​on in support of all individuals affected by sexual aggression
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
7:00 PM – Bovee UC : Rotunda
Solidarity is a night of expression for those affected by Sexual Aggression. The night will begin with musical and poetic performances and commence with a Speak Out. The Speak Out is for survivors and/or loved ones to express their stories of how they were affected by sexual aggression. This event is free and open to the public.  Click to view the 2015 Solidarity Event Flyer.

Meet the SAPAs
Thursday, November 19, 2015
9:00 PM - Fabiano/Emmons/Woldt Hall Lobby
​Are you interested in becoming a Sexual Aggression Peer Advocate?  Attend our Meet the SAPAs informational night and learn how to get started.  This event is free and pizza and snacks will be provided. Click to view the Meet the SAPAs flyer.

Meet the SAPAs
Thursday, December 10, 2015
9:00 PM - Towers Lobby
​Are you interested in becoming a Sexual Aggression Peer Advocate?  Attend our Meet the SAPAs informational night and learn how to get started.  This event is free and pizza and snacks will be provided.  Click to view the​ Meet the SAPAs, Dec 2015 Flyer.

Stalking Awareness Week - January 25-29, 2016
Monday, January 25 - Wear yellow to show your support and spread awareness!

Stalking Awareness Soup and Substance Luncheon
Monday, January 25, 2016
12:00 PM – Bovee UC : Terrace Rooms
SAPA will host an informal Soup and Substance luncheon, presentation, and discussion in recognition of National Stalking Awareness Month.  This event is free and open to the campus community.

Stalking Awareness Presentation
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Bovee UC : Auditorium

In honor of January being National Stalking Awareness Month, SAPA will present an educational program highlighting the topic of stalking.  We will talk about what stalking looks like, different types of stalking, society's view on stalking, and what someone can do if they are experiencing stalking.  This event is free and open to all who would like to attend.  Click to view the event flyer.

Free Hot Chocolate!
Thursday, January 28, 2016
11 AM - 1 PM – Outside the Bovee UC
SAPA will be passing out free hot chocolate Thursday afternoon in front of the Bovee UC to raise awareness of National Stalking Awareness Month.

Meet the SAPAs
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
8:00 PM - Bovee UC : 221 Terrace Rooms
​Are you interested in becoming a Sexual Aggression Peer Advocate?  Attend our Meet the SAPAs informational night and learn what SAPA is all about.  Click to view the​ event flyer.  

SAPA Presents Sexual Assault Awareness Week

April 4-8, 2016 
​SAPA is hosting a week of free programs and activities in honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month.  Wear teal with us on Monday to kick off the week!  Click for a larger view of the Sexual Assault Awareness Week 2016 flyer presented below.

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Sexual Assault Awareness Program
Tuesday, April 5, 2016 
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Pearce :  127
​In honor of National Sexual Assault Awareness month, SAPA is hosting a free and educational program on defining sexual assault and consent, how society handles and reacts to sexual assault, and available resources for those affected.  Click to view the Sexual Assault Awareness Program 2016 flyer.

The Hunting Ground
Wednesday, April 6, 2016 
7:00 PM - 10 PM - Plachta Auditorium
The showing of a powerful documentary about the realities of sexual violence on U.S. college campuses.  This event is free and open to the public!  Staff from the Office of Civil Rights and Institutional Equity will speak following the showing to discuss false report rates and victim blaming.  Click to view The Hunting Ground poster.

Zumbathon 2016
Friday, April 8, 2016 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Student Activity Center : MAC room
​Please come out to SAPA's Zumbathon and dance with us to demonstrate solidarity to those affected by sexual aggression and celebrate the everyday bravery of survivors.  Click to view the SAPA Zumbathon 2016  flyer.

Survivor Panel
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 
7:00 PM - Bovee UC : Lake Michigan Room
​Survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence, intimate partner violence, stalking, and harassment will share their stories and experiences.  Click to view the Survivor Panel program flyer.

Sexual Aggression in the LGBTQ+ Community
Thursday, April 14, 2016 
7:00 PM - Moore Hall : 105
​SAPA and the Office of LGBTQ Services will present an educational program on the topic of sexual aggression in the LGBTQ+ community with a panel discussion to follow.  Click to view the Sexual Aggression in the LGBTQ+ Community flyer.

Solidarity - Unity or agreement of feeling or action, especially among individuals with a common interest; mutual support within a group.
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 
7:00 PM - Bovee UC : Rotunda
​SAPA will host an evening of Solidarity for those affected by sexual assault.  There will be live artistic performances followed by a speak out for survivors of sexual aggression.  Click to view the Solidarity flyer.