Film Series and Sexual Assault Awareness Week focus of Episode #149

By Paul Miller

Knightly News Co-Adviser

On this episode of the Knightly News Podcast, we welcome Knightly News President Jenelle Dulack to preview her upcoming CPC Film Series presentation of “Hairspray” and the Dean of Equity and Student Success Megan Peterson to preview Sexual Assault Awareness Week.

During the episode, Dulack had the opportunity to discuss her winning Honorable Mention at the Pennsylvania NewsMedia Association (PNA) Awards. Dulack was integral in the “Layers of Community” diversity series from the Knightly News.

The CPC Film Series, taking place on May 13 at 6:30 p.m. in the Capital BlueCross Theatre, marks only the second time for a student presenter.

Knightly News Film Correspondent Dylan Bowman also joined the show, asking questions about the film and Dulack’s attachment to it.

On the second segment of the podcast, Peterson joins the show to discuss programming around Sexual Assault Awareness Week (SAAW) on campus from April 25 – 29.

Some of the important events of SAAW include:

Weeklong displays

  • Sexual Assualt Ribbon Display – ATEC Bridge
  • Clothesline Project – Quad
  • What I Was Wearing – Capital BlueCross Theatre

Daily Events

  • April 27, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. – French Fry Bar – ATEC Lounge
  • April 28, 5 p.m. – “The Hunting Ground” film screening and discussion – Capital BlueCross Theatre

Peterson also discussed being awarded a substantial grant from It’s On Us, PA for work related to the education of college students about sexual assault.

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