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MCASA in the News: Gaithersburg Man Hopes Project Will Curb Sexual Assaults

The Gazette By: Ryan Marshall September 17, 2014 Click here to read the full article.

MCASA in the News: Sexual Assault and Criminal Justice

The Baltimore Sun By: Scott Dance September 2, 2014 Click here to read the full article.

MCASA in the News: Rape Kit Exams on Campus

The Baltimore Sun By: Danae King September 1, 2014 Click here to read the full article.

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  • November 6, 2014
    • 2014 Annual Women of Color Network Conference

      Location: The Universities at Shady Grove - Rockville, Maryland

      Description: The annual Women of Color Network Conference will feature local and national speakers on the intersection of media, sexual violence, and communities of color. Through a variety of presentations, the Women of Color Conference will address the harmful and sometimes dangerous effects of popular media on our culture and ways in which social media can be harnessed as a vital tool of empowerment in combating rape culture and racial inequalities.

      Registration Fee (includes training materials, and lunch):
      General Public: $30
      MCASA Members: $20
      Students: $20

      **Limited number of scholarships available for Rape Crisis Recovery Center Staff**

  • December 8, 2014
    • Green Dot Instructor Training

      Location: Loyola University Maryland, 4501 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21210

      Description: This Green Dot 4-day training certifies attendees to implement the Green Dot Violence Prevention Strategy on their college campuses. Components of the training include:

      • A comprehensive review of the research and theories which inform the Green Dot Strategy.
      • Elements of the Green Dot Strategy and curriculum.
      • Developing an implementation plan.

      Attendees at the Green Dot Institute experience an interactive and intriguing 4 days of training which inspire renewed hope and a vision for a safer world.



  • December 9, 2014
    • Green Dot Instructor Training

      Location: Loyola University Maryland, 4501 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21210

      Description: This Green Dot 4-day training certifies attendees to implement the Green Dot Violence Prevention Strategy on their college campuses. Components of the training include:

      • A comprehensive review of the research and theories which inform the Green Dot Strategy.
      • Elements of the Green Dot Strategy and curriculum.
      • Developing an implementation plan.

      Attendees at the Green Dot Institute experience an interactive and intriguing 4 days of training which inspire renewed hope and a vision for a safer world.



  • December 10, 2014
    • Green Dot Instructor Training

      Location: Loyola University Maryland, 4501 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21210

      Description: This Green Dot 4-day training certifies attendees to implement the Green Dot Violence Prevention Strategy on their college campuses. Components of the training include:

      • A comprehensive review of the research and theories which inform the Green Dot Strategy.
      • Elements of the Green Dot Strategy and curriculum.
      • Developing an implementation plan.

      Attendees at the Green Dot Institute experience an interactive and intriguing 4 days of training which inspire renewed hope and a vision for a safer world.



  • December 11, 2014
    • Green Dot Instructor Training

      Location: Loyola University Maryland, 4501 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21210

      Description: This Green Dot 4-day training certifies attendees to implement the Green Dot Violence Prevention Strategy on their college campuses. Components of the training include:

      • A comprehensive review of the research and theories which inform the Green Dot Strategy.
      • Elements of the Green Dot Strategy and curriculum.
      • Developing an implementation plan.

      Attendees at the Green Dot Institute experience an interactive and intriguing 4 days of training which inspire renewed hope and a vision for a safer world.



  • February 10, 2015
    • MCASA Comprehensive 32-Hour Victim Advocate Training

      Location: University of Maryland, College Park, McKeldin Special Events Room 6137

      Description: MCASA Comprehensive 32-Hour Victim Advocate Training
      University of Maryland, College Park, McKeldin Special Events Room 6137

      Tuesdays & Wednesdays, February 10, 11, 17, 18, 2015
      8am-5pm

      The first two training days will cover introductory topics for advocates who have recently entered the field of working with sexual assault survivors, and the last two training days will cover more advanced topics, which will be of interest for new advocates as well as advocates who are already working in the field. Introductory Topics will be February 10th and 11th. Advanced Topics will be February 17th and 18th. If you are a new advocate, you need to sign up for BOTH the Introductory Topics and the Advanced Topics to complete the comprehensive training.

      If you or your organization are not members and would like to join, please click here for more information about how to join us.

      This training is designed for advocates who work directly with sexual assault survivors in any capacity. There is no cost for this training; however, member rape crisis & recovery center program staff will receive priority registration. Registration will open soon.


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