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Laura Palumbo
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Laura Palumbo is the Prevention Campaign Specialist at the National Sexual Violence Resource Center. Laura works collaboratively with NSVRC staff, national partners, and leaders in the anti-sexual violence movement in planning and implementing Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM), an annual nationwide campaign to raise public awareness about sexual violence and educate communities and individuals on how to prevent sexual violence.

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We Are Ready to Go Beyond Awareness in April

(0) Comments | Posted April 29, 2014 | 1:24 PM

I get the impression that the people in my life think I have the saddest job in the world.

I feel like a ticking time bomb at gatherings where questions about careers break the ice. It might not surprise you that the topic of sexual violence is not...

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How to Do "The Sex Talk" Better

(1) Comments | Posted April 7, 2014 | 9:36 AM

Is there anything more intimidating than "the talk?"

You know, "the" sex talk. It involves teenagers, awkward silence, body parts and blushing.

"The talk" is a rite of passage, and it's a beloved pastime to exaggerate the discomfort level that comes with talking about sex.

Let's step away from...

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