Take Back the Night

Purple butterfly with words, giving a voice to survivors of sexual assault.

Join Fort Lewis College's Wellness Peer Advisory Council (WellPAC), Title IX Office, Student Involvement Center, Rising Matriarchs, Student Housing, Counseling Center, and Alternative Horizons on Friday, April 14, 2023 for the 8th Annual Light Up the Night Glow Run

This 5K fun run/1K walk invites community members to take back the night and stand up against sexual violence! On and off campus organizations will be on site for a resource fair starting at 6:30pm.  

FREE event t-shirts for the first 100 registrants!

FREE glow sticks, refreshments, and goodies for everyone!


This event is FREE to FLC Students, Staff & Faculty  with an FLC ID, as well as to children under 12. There is a suggested donation of $10, $20, or whatever you can contribute for all other community members.  

Registration will also be available at the event. Cash, check and credit card will be accepted.   

All proceeds will go to the FLC Survivor Support Fund to provide emergency services for survivors of sexual violence.  


Registration and check in will take place at the Student Union Plaza. Race participants will be led to the course from the Plaza.

Event Schedule

7 p.m.: Registration and check-in opens. Games and resource tables available.
8 p.m.: Race starts. 1k Walk to start shortly after

Additional Information

  • There will be COLOR!!! ...so don't wear your best clothes/shoes, just in case. You won’t be sprayed with color without your consent.
  • This event is taking place at the Student Union Plaza. You can find a map of the campus at Campus Map.
  • Sexual violence prevention is a complicated topic, so please use your discretion in bringing children to the event.
  • For more information on sexual misconduct including resources for victims, please visit the CARE website or contact Title IX Coordinator Kate Suazo at 970-247-7241.
  • For more information on student wellness programming on campus or to get involved, please visit the WellPAC website.
  • Questions that haven't been answered here? Call 970-247-7241 for more info.

Course Map

5K FUN RUN (Run it twice): 

5k Glow Map


Glow 1k walk map


Interested in helping out with the Light Up the Night Glow Run?

Sign up to volunteer 

Tell your friends! 

Students at the Glow RunLarge group of students after the Glow Run.