Take Back the Night is an evening of speaking out against sexual assault and domestic violence.
Students, staff, and community members will play music, dance, read poetry, share stories,
perform monologues, and honor sexual assault survivors and victims. A march around the
campus and a candle light vigil will follow the performances.
The first Take Back the Night event in the United States took place in Philadelphia in October of
1975. Citizens of Philadelphia rallied together after the murder of young microbiologist, Susan