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However, we know there are no guarantees this will positively influence their relationships, especially once they leave our home and go off to college. We have been glad to see the heightened attention given recently to stopping sexual assault on campus.
He was popular, and at the time I felt like he'd chosen me. But six months later, when I looked around, I was isolated from my friends and family and he had become my whole world. I felt like I had done something to make him treat me like that.Somehow, though, the dialogue about campus rape too often glosses over a painful reality: Young women are far more likely to experience violence at the hands of an intimate partner than a stranger they meet at a party.In fact, one in four women will experience domestic violence in her lifetime, and women between the ages of 20 and 24 are most at risk.Kira Kazantsev, Miss New York: Through the Miss America Organization, I have the opportunity and responsibility to bring significant public advocacy to an issue.Domestic violence has personal resonance, and I am honored to collaborate with Safe Horizon to help raise awareness.