Who's speaking about Speak About It?
Why Maine high schools are learning 'yes means yes' in health class. Bangor Daily News, November 5, 2019. Speak About It testified to help get a bill passed to require affirmative consent education in all Maine high schools.
Maine Women’s Fund awards $132,550 to 14 organizations, Kennebec Journal, centralmaine.com, June 21, 2019
A new tactic to teach freshmen about sexual assault: theater, USA Today, September 4, 2017
A Teen Just Like Christine Blasey Ford is Being Assaulted Right Now, Huffington Post, September 18, 2018. Speak About It weighs in about how comprehensive sex ed that includes consent is the way forward to ending sexual violence.
How To Tell Someone You're Not Interested, Talkspace, November 18, 2018. Executive Director, Olivia Harris is interviewed about how Speak About It teaches students about rejection and respect.
Program in Portland helps restaurant, bar workers identify and confront sexual harassment, Portland Press Herald, January 24, 2018.
Mainer to be thankful for: Oronde Cruger, Portland Press Herald, November 22, 218.
RADIO: Shane on Love Maine Radio with Dr. Lisa Belisle, The Maine Magazine, November 7, 2017
VIDEO: Learning Consent Through Theater, WCSH6, November 21, 2017
RADIO: Addressing Sexual Assault and Rape Culture, Maine Public, June 28, 2016
Cape Elizabeth students coalesce around preventing sexual violence, The Forecaster, May 25, 2016
Dating Violence: Peer Education Offers Strong Dose of Prevention, Youth Today, March 4, 2016
Speak About It at Kimball Union Academy, Kimball Union Academy, October 7, 2015
RADIO: Teaching Boys Healthy Masculinity and Consent, Maine Calling, October 5, 2015
'Speak About It' teaches new students about sex positivity, consent," The Knox Student, September 10, 2015
Let's talk about sex-[ed], baby, Flint Hill School View, March 5, 2015
Taoseña cracks jokes, talks assault prevention, The Taos News, February 13, 2015
RADIO: Addressing Sexual Assault, Maine Public Broadcasting, Maine Calling, September 4, 2014
Penn to Revamp NSO Sexual Violence Training, The Daily Pennsylvanian, May 15, 2014
Speak About It: Making Safe Sex 'Sexier' at the College, The College of William and Mary Greek Life Blog, April 7, 2014
Two Events Continue Campus Conversation About Sexual Assault, The Harvard Crimson, December 5, 2012
Show urges students to 'speak about' sex, The Brown Daily Herald, November 29, 2012
Local sexual assault prevention performance to tour, The Forecaster, August 14, 2012
Shana Natelson: on stage talking frankly about sex, Maine Women Magazine, November 2011
Students Get Real About Sex with 'Speak About It, Bowdoin College website, October 21, 2011
VIDEO: Speak About It Spreads Awareness to Campuses, WCSH 6, September 25, 2011
Students Speak About 'It' in Seminar, Utica College's The Tangerine, September 26, 2011
Recent alumni take Bowdoin lessons to different careers, The Bowdoin Orient, April 1, 2011
Partner, May I? College Program Explores Sexual Consent, Portland Daily Sun, February 15, 2011
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Firestorm highlights need to build culture of consent. Olivia Harris, Portland Press Herald, October 3, 2018.
Speak About It on the Collegehood Advice podcast, April 2019. Oronde and Catherine join Katy Oliviera to talk sex, sexting and consent for two episodes.
- How to have an actual conversation about sex. - Find on iTunes.
- How to navigate sex, sexting, and social media safely. - Find on iTunes.
Swipe About It: Can we reframe dating apps and make Tinder suck a little less? Catherine Buxton, Portland Phoenix, February 18, 2018.
Are Portland Bars Safe for Everyone?, Shane Diamond, Portland Phoenix, April 11, 2017
This is what you can do to fight against sexual violence, Kaylee Wolfe, Bangor Daily News, April 4, 2016
Speak About It is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that partners with high schools and colleges to educate, entertain, and empower students to create positive change within their communities, advocate for and practice healthy relationship habits, and prevent sexual violence.
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