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Pathways to Thriving Thriving in wake of assault is focus of Air Force Academy summit
Survivors of sexual assault gathered at the U.S. Air Force Academy this week to collaborate with leaders and subject matter experts on how to not only survive an assault, but to thrive in its wake.
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Defense Secretary Ash Carter tells the Pentagon press corps that the fiscal year 2014 annual report on sexual assault in the military helps the services understand and correct flaws in the program May 1, 2015. (DoD photo/Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Sean Hurt) More sexual assault reports show growing trust in system
More military service academy cadets and midshipmen in the 2014-15 school year reported instances of sexual assault and harassment, indicating growing trust in the reporting system, a Defense Department official said Jan. 7.
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Barry Waite, the Ira C. Eaker Center for Professional Development’s chief of workforce diversity and civilian professional development at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama, delivers a lesson on communicating with leadership at all levels to Air Force sexual assault response coordinators during a five-day SARC annual refresher course at the National Conference Center in Leesburg, Va., Aug. 5, 2015. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Bryan Franks) SARCs hone skills at annual refresher course
The Air Force Sexual Assault Prevention and Response office recently concluded a five-day annual refresher course for nearly 130 Air Force sexual assault response coordinators at the National Conference Center in Leesburg, Virginia, Aug. 3-7.
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Default Air Force Logo Air Force makes strides in combating sexual assault
Eight-hundred fewer Active-Duty Airmen experienced some form of unwanted sexual contact in fiscal year 204 than in fiscal 2012, and 500 more Airmen reported the crime over the same period.
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Ninety-nine helmets representing sexual assault cases dating back 10 years line the field as Airmen walk past them during the base-wide Sexual Assault Prevention and Response down day at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 22, 2014. In between each of the 99 were sets of three representing the statistically unreported cases believed to have occurred on base.(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Armando A. Schwier-Morales) Kunsan sexual assault prevention, response team brings home AF-level award
The 8th Fighter Wing Sexual Assault Response Coordinator Maj. Daniel Giannavola, and Deputy SARC, Capt. Poonsak Kajonpong, were announced as the Air Force-level winners for the Department of Defense Sexual Assault Prevention Innovation Award for the timeframe of Oct. 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014.
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Skytina Felder-Jones poses for a photo to communicate her stance on sexual assault Mar. 12, 2014, at Kunsan Air Base, South Korea. Felder-Jones shared her experience with others so they are aware of their options and that there is life after an assault. Felder-Jones is an 8th Fighter Wing Resilience Program specialist and facilitator. (U.S. Air Force illustration/Senior Airman Armando A. Schwier-Morales) I will no longer be a victim
A first-person account of a victim of sexual and physical abuse as a child and sexual harrassment and misconduct while working for the military.
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Default Air Force Logo Sexual assault reports drop at service academies
Reports of sexual assault decreased in two of the three military academies in academic year 2012-13, officials of the Defense Department's Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Office said today.
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Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III talks with wing commanders from around the Air Force, Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve wings during the Sexual Assault Prevention summit he hosted at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Dec. 12, 2013.  Wing commanders, command chiefs and sexual assault response coordinators from across the Air Force attended the two-day event, which included discussion from senior leaders, sexual assault victims and industry experts.   CSAF hosts summit to address sexual assault
Chief of Staff of the Air Force Gen. Mark A. Welsh III hosted a Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Summit Dec.11 and 12 as part of the Air Force's ongoing effort to provide education and analysis on the issue and to discuss the complex leadership concerns sexual assault presents.
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