OSU hosts 'Take Back the Night March,' vigil


CORVALLIS - A "Take Back the Night March"and a candlelight vigil are among the events planned for Oregon State University's annual Rape Awareness Week, Jan. 12-16.

The march and vigil begin with a 6 p.m. rally in the OSU Memorial Union Quad on Tuesday, Jan. 13, featuring speakers and music. At about 7 p.m., area women are invited to join the 30-minute Take Back the Night March through the community, while men will hold a candlelight vigil in the quad.

A variety of speakers, forums and workshops are also scheduled for OSU students and staff during the week. For information, contact OSU Saferide, which is sponsoring Rape Awareness Week. Their telephone number is 541-737-2252.