Date Rape

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Date rape happens a lot when people are in college, more women than men but it’s still something that happens more than it should and I ask what are the colleges doing on campus to prevent this from happening to more college students. I think that colleges are trying to stop date rape from happening as best as they can but I also believe there is a lot more they could be doing to try and stop date rape.

College students shouldn’t have to worry about going out on a date, party, or just to a bar for drinks with their friends. They have to watch their drinks and they shouldn’t take the drinks that people try and give them if they didn’t see the person make the drink or get it. Because they could of put a date rape drug in it. There are three date rape drugs that are most communing used for date rape and they are; Rohypnol, GHB, Ketamine. These drugs are also known as “club drugs” because most of the time these drugs are used at dance clubs, concerts, and “raves”. (womenshealth) “Rohypnol come as a pill that dissolves in liquids. Some are small, round, and white. Newer pills are oval and green-gray in color. When slipped into a drink, a dye in these new pills makes clear liquids turn bright blue and dark turn cloudy. But this dolor change might be hard to see in a dark dink, like cola or dark beer, or in a dark room. Also, the pills with no dye are still available. The pills may be ground up into a powder. GHB has few forms in a liquid with no order or color, white powder, and pill. It might give your drink a slightly salty taste. Mixing it with a sweet drink, such as fruit juice, can mask the salty taste. Ketamine comes as a liquid and a white powder.” (wonenshealth) which to me means that more less there when s...

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... sexual assaults does not have to just do with actual rape, but can be any unwanted or forced sexual activity including touching. (campus explorer)

If you are a Rape victim there is a center that you can go talk to people about what happen, it’s called The National Victims Center. Please help to try and get colleges to start doing more to stop the rape and do more because they are really not doing enough to stop this from happening to more college women.

Work Cited

 "About Date Rape." About Date Rape. N.p., n.d. Web. 10 Dec. 2013.

 "Sexual Assault in College: Preventing Date Rape and Staying Safe." Sexual Assault in College: Preventing Date Rape and Staying Safe. N.p., n.d. Web. 10 Dec. 2013.

 "Health Information, Resources, Tools & News Online - EverydayHealth.com."EverydayHealth.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 08 Dec. 2013.

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