February 27, 2018
Contact: Dean Kallenbach
Senior Regional Manager
Wisconsin Public Radio
UW-EC Sexual Assault Awareness Discussed on The West Side March 5
Sexual assault and harassment reporting at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire will be the focus of The West Side Monday, March 5 at 10 a.m. on 88.3 WHWC-FM/ Menomonie-Eau Claire and 88.7 WRFW-FM/ River Falls.
Host Rich Kremer will be joined be Taylor Limberg, co-founder and co-director of the newly formed Student Advocates for Sexual Assault Survivors at UW-Eau Claire, and Teresa O’HalloranHallor, UW-Eau Claire affirmative action director and Title IX coordinator.
O’Halloran will discuss how she and the university work to investigate reported sexual misconduct. Title IX states that “no person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.”
The West Side is a call-in program focused on issues specific to western Wisconsin. The show airs on Mondays at 10 a.m. on 88.3 WHWC-FM/ Menomonie-Eau Claire and 88.7 WRFW-FM/ River Falls, with a live stream at www.wrfw887.com. Listeners may call in with questions and comments during the program at 1-800-228-5615. Archives are available at www.wpr.org/programs/west-side-rich-kremer.
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