The National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC) mentioned UConn’s new Title IX website in a tweet that read “How are campuses informing students of their rights? created a website to make it easier to navigate . .
Join us to recognize the Women’s Center’s 35 year herstory on campus of prevention education related to gender-based violence. Were you a peer educator in VAWPP? Or before that the Rape Education Program? Are you an alum of the Men’s Project and/or Greeks Against Sexual Assault? Did you work or volunteer at the Women’s Center? This reunion is a chance to connect with others who are part of the legacy of addressing violence against women in our community. Lunch will be served. RSVP is required.
Sunday, October 11, 2015 from 12:00pm – 2:00pm in the Women’s Center Program Room (Student Union Room 421G)
Unfolding the Story: A Journey of Her Own is a new international project in which a diverse group of artist come together to create an original puppet theatre production delving into the themes of women’s wisdom and empowerment. The idea for this project was born out of the quote, “We don’t receive wisdom; we must discover it for ourselves after a journey that no one can take for us or spare us.” (Marcel Proust). This production aims to engage in contemporary feminist issues.
Nationally acclaimed, DEFAMATION is a riveting courtroom drama that explores the highly charged issue of race, religion, gender, class and the law with a twist: our audience is the jury.
Friday, November 13, 2015 at 7:30pm in the Student Union Theater.
Participants will participate in a conversation/dialogue around “What would you DO” in a variety of circumstances that involve racial profiling, racism, stealing from the poor, body shaming and lgbt bullying.
Monday, November 9 – Wednesday, November 11, 2015 from 6:00pm – 8:00pm in Oak Hall 109.
Presented by GTC Dramatic Dialogues, Strange Like Me begins with a monologue that lays bare the ugliness of hate, setting the stage for a lively discussion of diversity. The program follows students as they attempt to navigate the sometimes difficult terrain of multicultural campus relationships. During “talk-backs,” students can confront the characters and voice their own opinions on issues of racism, sexism, and homophobia. Strange Like Me is a program that gets college students talking about diversity.
Monday, October 26, 2015 at 6:00pm and 9:00pm in Laurel Hall 102.
Professor Lake is a highly sought after speaker and futurist, particularly in the field of higher education law and policy, where he has served as a presenter or keynote speaker at several hundred international, national, regional, and local meetings.
Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at 4:00pm in Konover Auditorium
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You are invited to a screening and discussion of The Mask You Live In on Monday, September 28, at 7:30pm in ITE-C80.
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