New Board!

As of March 29th:

A very warm congratulations to the new (and returning) members of the CWO e-board for 2016-17!

President: Abby Meinen
VP: Sarah Loser
Business Manager: Ashley Yeboah-Afihene
Office Administrator: Megan Heintz
Community Outreach: Chloe Kaunitz & Cindy Jiao
Political Action: Maddie Barber & Kate Eldridge
Public Relations: Lauren Fabrizio & Alexa Connors


You’re going to do great things, kids.

-Pitt CWO ’15/’16

Know Your IX

From Tuesday, March 22.

Whaddya Know?

  1. Name five situations or actions that would be considered violations under Title IX.
  2. What is the name of the co-ordinator of the Title IX Office at Pitt?
  3. How many days does a university have to investigate a Title IX allegation/complaint?
  4. What’s a mandated reporter?
  5. True or False: If you report a sexual assault to the Title IX Office at Pitt, you will have to be questioned about the event by the city police.
  6. Fill-It-In: While investigating a Title IX allegation, your university is obligated under Title IX to provide the victim/survivor with _______.

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The Red Elephant in the Room

From Tuesday, March 15.

Because it only felt befitting to kick off the first days of the month with cycle talk.

Menstrual Myths

  • You cannot have sex during your period
    • False!
    • Sex can even help menstrual cramps!
  • You cannot get pregnant if you have sex during your period
    • FALSE!
    • Sperm can live inside of the body for up to five days. Ovulation can occur during or right after the bleeding phase, meaning the sperm and egg can meet up!
  • You should not exercise or swim when you are on your period.
    • False!
    • You should do whatever makes you happy and your body feel good. Exercising can help you with menstrual cramps and keeps you healthy!
  • Since you are more prone to mood swings when you are on your period, you should not be allowed to make important decisions…

trump.png-Nothing has ever been false-r in the history of all things false…ever.

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