SEXUAL ASSAULT AND VIOLENCE EDUCATION COMMITTEE (SAVE)

The Sexual Assault and Violence Education Committee (SAVE) committee is made up of faculty, staff, and students and meets regularly to discuss WPI’s culture, plan educational opportunities, and increase communication about sexual violence in order to maintain a safe and healthy campus environment.

Our Team

Our coordinated campus response team includes WPI Police, Dean of Students Office, Student Health Services, Student Development & Counseling Center, Residential Services, Student Activities, Women’s Programs, SPARC members, and representatives from various student organizations.

To participate, email Kate Richey, or call 508-831-5540.

Students Preventing Assault and Rape in Our Community (SPARC)

This peer education program, open to students of all genders, promotes greater awareness about the dynamics of sexual assault, provides information and resources to survivors of assault, and aids in the prevention of relationship violence on the WPI campus. SPARC members are available to give presentations on topics including consent, bystander intervention, and supporting survivors of sexual violence. In conjunction with the Sexual Assault and Violence Education Committee, SPARC organizes an annual Clothesline Project and Take Back the Night event each spring. If you are interested in become involved, email SPARC.  Learn more about SPARC.