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    Marching against Domestic Violence and for hope

    The entire month of October is designated for Domestic Violence Awareness Month and as such, events are occurring at Queens College relating to the issue of domestic violence. Women & Work, which refer to themselves as a “free job-skills and life-management training program for women,” at QC, led a march on The Quad on Oct. 16 that raised awareness on domestic violence. Marchers carried signs with statistics and slogans on domestic violence drawing attention from students. Domestic violence, also known as intimate partner violence, is defined as “the willful intimidation, physical assault, battery, sexual assault and/or other abusive behavior perpetrated by an intimate partner against another,” according to the National…