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Since 2011, we’ve brought performance-based sexual violence prevention education to more than 50,000 high school and college students nationwide.

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Williams College 2014

We are proud to offer a full range of services and performances for high school and college audiences, all of which are available to travel to your institution.

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The 2013 cast with the JA's at Williams College, all of whom had seen Speak About It as first-years in 2011

Speak About It affects the lives of thousands of high school and college students across the country each year, and we need your help to reach even more.

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If you’re interested in bringing Speak About It to your institution or you have questions about the process of writing and submitting stories, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

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You can also get in touch with us via email at speakaboutitonline@gmail.com, by phone at 575-770-5141, or by snail mail at:

Speak About It, Inc.
PO Box 4408
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    Fall Tour Dates Available

    Our fall tour schedule is filling up, but we still have dates available. Want to educate, entertain, and empower your students to prevent sexual assault? Click here to learn about our programs for colleges and universities, then contact us to find out more or make a booking inquiry!

  • Kaylee's First Day

    Meet our new Program Coordinator!

    Who knew signing employment paperwork could be so fun? Today our former intern Kaylee started working in her new full-time role as Speak About It’s first Program Coordinator. Obviously, a celebratory selfie was in order. Kaylee does a little bit of everything around our office, including marketing, social media, program development, writing, editing, survey design, […]

  • Emily at 2015 Community Performance

    2015 Portland Community Performance

    Last night was our annual free community performance in Portland, Maine, generously hosted by the Portland Public Library. We were thrilled to see so many faces, both familiar and new, sprinkled throughout the crowd at both the show and the after party at Sonny’s Restaurant. We want to sincerely thank everyone who helped to spread the […]

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    TGIF!

    Today we want to take a moment and give a quick shoutout to all the incredible people who make our work possible. We are so thankful for the allies, friends, and supporters who give their time, donations, and positive energy every day to help make Speak About It’s mission a reality. Thank you all for being […]

  • Sidwell Friends School

    Shoutout to Student Leaders!

    We couldn’t do our work without all the student leaders that help us speak about it on their campuses. Huge thanks to the juniors and seniors at the Sidwell Friends School for their engagement, participation, and enthusiasm today. We had a blast performing and talking without all! Now it’s up to you to keep the conversation […]

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    It’s Sexual Assault Awareness Month!

    Today kicks off Sexual Assault Awareness Month! Stay tuned throughout April for a series of exciting news, updates, and ways to engage with both Speak About It and the wider national conversation about creating safer campuses for all students.

  • The fearless leader!

    Shana Speaks at PFLAG Taos!

    During a visit to her hometown of Taos, New Mexico last week, Shana had a chance to stop in and give a presentation to the local PFLAG (Parents and Friends for Lesbian and Gays) chapter, including friends, parents, and other community-members. Below is the article written about her in the local newspaper, the Taos News. […]

  • You can help! And you won't even need to wear spandex (unless you want, and that's ok, too).

    What #GivingTuesday Means to Us

    If you’re on the interwebs today (you have to be if you’re reading this article, after all), then you’ve heard of Giving Tuesday. It’s the socially-conscious cousin of Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday, and a nation-wide trend encouraging people to support nonprofits the same way we’ve been showing support for consumerism. We […]

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    Giving Thanks

    Executive Director Shana here, throwing out a special post for Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving has always been my favorite holiday: it’s a day that everyone has off from work and school, and it’s dedicated to celebrating in the company of those whom we love, typically surrounded by great food. There’s no religious undertone, no presents are exchanged, […]

  • Survivors can be anyone, regardless of gender identity or sexuality.

    When Women Sexually Assault Men

    There’s been a lot of conversation recently, in the news, on college campuses, at coffee shops, about sexual assault in this country, specifically among young adults. Most of these conversations focus on men as perpetrators and women as victims or survivors. And the majority of the time, this is the norm. However, there are absolutely […]