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Julia Kacmarek
Julia is a University of Massachusetts Amherst graduate with a B.A. in Journalism and Political Science. She works in marketing and public relations in Boston, MA and has an interest in travel, fashion, fitness and feminism. During college, Julia became a student blogger for the Huffington Post reporting on cases of college campus rape across the nation.

Entries by Julia Kacmarek

Rape Culture Is: Know It When You See It

(82) Comments | Posted June 1, 2013 | 10:15 PM

This article, written by investigative journalism students at the University of Massachusetts, is presented as part of a larger series addressing issues related to sexual assault on college campuses.

Rape culture. It's a phrase you hear a lot. But, what exactly does it mean? Is there...

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Eastern Illinois University Washes Away a Cry for Help While Students Are Fighting Back

(0) Comments | Posted March 28, 2013 | 12:10 PM

Students at the Eastern Illinois University are taking a stand and writing a petition since an incident that occurred last month has left many feeling that the university does not care enough about rape survivors on campus.

A chalked message stating, "MY RAPIST STILL GOES HERE... WILL SOMEONE...

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In Response to Beckel's College Campus Rape Comments: 'It Happens Every Day'

(3) Comments | Posted March 26, 2013 | 4:31 PM

A Colorado bill, which would allow women to carry concealed weapons on college campuses in order to prevent sexual assaults from occurring, has created quite a stir. On The Five, FOX's Bob Beckel questioned the prevalence of rapes on college campuses. "When was the last time...

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