Take Back the Night

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Chamberlain Field
Event Type
Center for Women & Gender Equity

Take Back the Night Chattanooga is an internationally recognized event that is a visible stand against gender-based violence, specifically violence against women.

Take Back the Night on October 17th will begin at 7:30 p.m. at UTC’s Chamberlain Field. Following a call to action, a march through the Historic Fort Wood District will commence to raise awareness about these issues in our community. There will be a candlelight vigil to remember those who have fallen from violence immediately following the march.

Schedule of Events:
7:30 p.m. – Tabling by Campus & Community partners and sponsors
8:00 p.m.- Welcome & Opening Remarks
9:00 p.m- March through Fort Wood Historic District to take a stand against gender-based violence
9:15 p.m.- Candlelight vigil to honor victims and celebrate survivors

Press inquiries? Please contact Lauren Ouwerkerk at lauren-ouwerkerk@utc.edu or 423-425-4286

Take Back the Night 2017
Admission Free and open to the public
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