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For Immediate Release: December 17, 2012

Contact: Heather Meaney, (518) 381-1250

Schenectady County Community College Hosts
Shine The Light: A Domestic Violence Awareness Program

SCCC was proud to host a community-wide program, Shine The Light: Domestic Violence Awareness, on Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, to bring awareness to the profound and far-reaching impact of domestic violence. The public was invited to attend.


5-6 p.m.: Candlelight Vigil, SCCC Quad

6-7:30 p.m.: Awareness Program, Taylor Auditorium, Begley Building

This event was sponsored by the Counseling Center and the Student Government Association.

For more information, please contact Public Relations at (518) 381-1250.


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