2010.10.07 > For Immediate Release
contact: Wendy Townley - University Relations
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Women's Resource Center to Host Dating Violence Event
Omaha - The Women’s Resource Center (WRC) at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) will host a free performance by the local theater group R.E.S.P.E.C.T.2. at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28.
The event, which will feature free food, will be held at the Milo Bail Student Center on the UNO campus.
R.E.S.P.E.C.T.2. will perform an interactive theater skit about date rape and dating violence. Attendees will learn how to avoid being passive bystanders and instead help solve such problems.
More information on the event and the Women’s Resource Center is available on the center’s blog, Facebook and Twitter. The center is located on the first floor of UNO's Milo Bail Student Center.
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About the Women's Resource Center
The WRC was founded in 1973 by a group of women who wanted to put the ideas of the Women's Liberation Movement into practice on UNO's campus. Today, the WRC continues to educate people at UNO and in the community on issues impacting women. They have sponsored multiple rallies, speakers, voter registration drives and other awareness-raising events over the years. The center has established a secure environment and forum where students can address serious problems that are often considered taboo.
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The University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) is Nebraska’s metropolitan university. The core values of the institution place students at the center of all that the university does; call for the campus to strive for academic excellence; and promote community engagement that transforms and improves urban, regional, national and global life. UNO, inaugurated in 1968, emerged from the Municipal University of Omaha, established in 1931, which grew out of the University of Omaha founded in 1908.
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