Survivor Stories

TRIGGER WARNING: These stories may contain explicit descriptions of rape, sexual assault, domestic violence, relationship abuse, and other forms of personal violation, and may be triggering for survivors of sexual violence.

Susy (‘93): This is my experience of being raped by a Dartmouth senior when I was a sixteen-year-old high school student visiting campus.

Alex (‘10): I arrived at Dartmouth already a sexual assault survivor and anti-violence activist. It never occurred to me that I could be assaulted again.

Sarah: This is my story of being raped during my freshman year and my subsequent attempts to make sense of my experience.

Anonymous: I have never been a Dartmouth student. And I am not a rape survivor. But I wanted to tell the story of how I came to live in Hanover.


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