Events

Arizona Events

 

SAAM Day of Action

STAND & SERVE members at Tempe High School will participate in SAAM Day of Action by spreading sexual violence primary prevention messages in various ways to their peers on campus. Students will be encouraged to sign their name on a banner in support of preventing sexual assault. They will also have the opportunity to sign a pledge, committing to modeling healthy relationships, healthy sexuality, speaking up, and doing their part in preventing sexual violence. During this same time, S&S members will be passing out teal yarn bracelets, teal stickers, and resources to their peers.

Date of event:  April 1, 2014

Location: Tempe High School, 1730 S. Mill Ave., Tempe AZ 85281

Time: 11-12 PM

Contact information: Courtney Ward, Courtney@peersolutions.org or 602-225-0942

 

Positive Picket – Activism to End Sexual Violence

First Friday – On April 4th, STAND & SERVE members from high schools across metropolitan Phoenix will participate in a positive picket during First Friday, an art walk in Downtown Phoenix. Positive posters will be made by STAND & SERVE members with sexual violence primary prevention messages on them to be exposed to the First Friday and downtown Phoenix population. The goal is to empower and encourage the community to SPEAK UP and know that they have a voice in preventing sexual violence.

Date of event:  April 4, 2014

Location: Downtown Phoenix, Arizona

Time: 5-8PM

Contact information: Shana Tobkin, shana@peersolutions.org or 602-225-0942

 

Healthy Relationships in College

Explore concepts of what makes a relationship healthy and unhealthy. Identify characteristics that foster productive relationships, learn what to do if one is in an unhealthy relationship

Date of event: Monday, April 7th

Location: ASU – Tempe, McCord Hall, Room 164

Time: Noon – 1PM

Contact information: Breanna.hill@asu.edu

 

Frisky Business

Explore concepts and best practices of sexual health while learning about boundaries, communication, and consent.

Date of event: Monday, April 7th

Location: ASU – Tempe, McCord Hall, Room 164

Time: 1:15 – 2:15PM

Contact information: Breanna.hill@asu.edu

 

Sexual Violence Prevention Panel

Learn from university professionals what ASU does to prevent sexual assault, in addition to response steps across various areas of the university.

Date of event: Thursday, April 10th

Location (address/city): ASU – Tempe, McCord Hall, Room 164

Time: 5 – 6PM

Contact information: Breanna.hill@asu.edu

 

Beyond Consent with Jaclyn Friedman

National speakers explores how reclaiming sexuality combats sexual violence

Date of event: Thursday, April 10th

Location (address/city): ASU – Downtown Phoenix, Post 135

Time: 4PM

Location: ASU – Tempe, McCord Hall, McCord Hall, Room 164

Time: 6:30PM

Contact information: Breanna.hill@asu.edu

 

National Events

 

National Sexual Assault Conference

The theme for the 2014 conference is,  Many Voices, One Movement.  The National Sexual Assault Conference is a two and a half day, advocacy-based conference providing advanced training opportunities and information regarding sexual violence prevention and prevention.

Date of Event: August 20-22

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

For more information: http://nsvrc.org/opportunities/call_for_works/2014-national-sexual-assault-conference-many-voices-one-movement

 

 

 

      updated 4/3/14