Events

Arizona Events

Name of event: I Always Get Consent Featuring Jessica Yaffa

Short description of event: I Always Get Consent is partnering with Jessica Yaffa, sexual violence advocate and speaker, to address consent and alcohol in college environments. Joins us for an evening of education, games and dinner.

Date of event: Monday, April 6

Location (address/city): ASU Polytechnic, Student Union Cooley Ballroom, 5999 Backus Mall, Mesa Arizona 85212

Time: 7pm-9pm

Contact information: wellness@asu.edu

Name of event: Speak Out Speak Up: Open Mic Night on Sexuality, Violence and Justice

Short description of event: Through spoken word, music and other performances, we will explore the experiences of others in terms of a difficult, stigmatized and sex-shaming culture. We hope participants will help enforce sex-positivity and peer-support at this event while discussing the topics of sexuality, violence, gender and body image. 

Date of event: Monday, April 6

Location (address/city): ASU Tempe Memorial Union, Starlight Terrace

Time: 6pm-8pm

Contact information: Kaelyn Polick-Kirkpatrick at evilsinthebedroom@gmail.com

Name of event: No Silence No Violence featuring Jessica Yaffa

Short description of event: Jessica Yaffa, sexual violence advocate and speaker, will address consent and alcohol in college environments. Joins us for an evening of education, games and dinner.

Date of event: Tuesday, April 7  

Location (address/city): ASU West, Verde Dining Pavilion Multipurpose Room

Time: 7pm-9pm

Contact information: wellness@asu.edu

Name of event: Let’s Talk About It: Student Talks on Sexuality

Short description of event: This event will be a kickoff event to Arizona State University’s Sexual Wellness Week which is a week of events promoting healthy sexuality and preventing violence in our community. This event is a student led evening of conversations about sexual wellness, consent and sexual violence.

Date of event: Tuesday, April 7

Location (address/city): ASU Downtown Phoenix, Mercado Building C, 411 North Central Avenue, Phoenix 85004

Time: 5:30pm-7:30pm

Contact information: Sooni Shirazi at Devilsinthebedroom@gmail.com

Name of event: Healthy Masculinity at the UA: Our Stories

Short description of event: During this event, 3-4 male students tell stories about a time they felt conflicted about what it means to be a man in today’s society. The facilitators use the men’s stories to spark a conversation among students about how expectations and stereotypes surrounding masculinity affect their lives.  

Date of event: 4/8/2015

Location: Union Kiva Room, Student Union Memorial Center

1303 E. University Blvd., Tucson, AZ 85719

Time: 6-8 pm

Contact information: 520-626-1829

bit.ly/UAMasculinity2015

Name of event: Take Back the Night

Short description of event: Students at UA will come together to protest sexual violence on campus. This event features a resource fair, solidarity march, live performances and speakers, survivor speak-out, and candlelight vigil.

Date of event: 4/14/2015

Location: UA Women’s Plaza (West of Centennial Hall), Tucson, AZ

Time: 4:30-8 pm  

Contact information: 520-626-1829

bit.ly/UATBTN2015

Please see this flyer for more SAAM events at the University of Arizona and the surrounding community.

National Events

National Sexual Assault Conference

The theme for the 2015 conference is,  Inspired by Progress, United by Purpose. 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: September 2-4

Location: Los Angeles, CA at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel.

http://www.nsvrc.org/nsac

 

 

 

      updated 3/30/15






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