Linfield ‘takes back the night’ with rally, march

Linfield CollegeA “Take Back the Night” rally and march will be held Tuesday, April 30, at 6:30 p.m., beginning at Walker Hall at Linfield College.

The one-mile march and rally, including a series of short speeches and readings, is planned to educate the community and raise awareness of sexual assault. April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

“Sexual assault affects people’s daily lives and is something that people deal with in the McMinnville community,” said Adria Godon-Bynum, wellness coordinator at Linfield. “The rally and march is an opportunity for students, faculty and staff to raise awareness about sexual assault, to demonstrate community solidarity and show support for survivors.”

This event is sponsored by the Linfield Health, Wellness and Counseling Center. For more information, contact Godon-Bynum at 503-883-2806,