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#MeToo Week Aims To Fight Sexual Harassment At Ohio State

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Amid several high-profile accusations of sexual harassment and assault, Ohio State University starts “#MeToo Week” Monday.

The week features workshops and seminars aimed at ending sexual violence and showing support for survivors is organized by the university's Title IX office.

During the week, a series of forums and workshops as well as a documentary screening will be held to discuss ways the community can change the culture around harassment.

Events include Take Back the Night which typically consists of a rally and speak-out or candlelight vigil on violence against women. There's also a discussion on the definition of sexual harassment around the world and a training on OSU's sexual misconduct policy.

Events for staff, faculty and students run through Friday, December 1. View the complete list of events