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Sexual Violence

Upcoming events

Flip the Script: Sexual Violence Prevention and Education week. Speakers. Crafts. Activities. Workshops.  All events are free!

January 28th to February 1st 2019

Monday January 28th - MENding engaging men in ending violence against women 11-2pm Otonabee College tables.

Tuesday January 29th- Feminist Crafternoon 11am-1pm Otonabee College Tables.

Printmaking Affirmations 5-7pm Gzowski College 106. *Register*

Wednesday January 30th- Nia Dance class- Move your body with Nancy 12pm-1pm Nozhem performance (GCS 101) space *Register*

Thursday January 31st- Trauma Informed Yoga for Survivors with Yamikani 12pm -1pm in the Student Centre event space 1.07. *Register* No previous experience required.

Friday February 1st – Kick off to black history month Gzowski College 114

How to support someone who has experienced sexual violence: a 1.5 hour workshop about understanding sexual violence and its impacts, and practicing how to respond with support and care to people in our lives who have experienced sexual violence.

Bystander Intervention: Learn what holds us back from helping when we know we can, and practice different interventions which include direct and indirect tactics, and think about how to disrupt violence. 

These 2 workshops are part of the Skills To Enhance Peer Support (STEPS) certificate. You can attend one workshop, or work towards your STEPS certificate by attending five throughout your degree. Click here for more information.

Wen-do: Women's self-defense designed to empower women to find their voice, raise their awareness of the world around them, and to manage risks in a safe and assertive manner. 

Consent Conversations: Monthly opportunities to discuss consent related questions, issues, and brainstorm ways to build a culture of consent on campus. You can attend in person or on instagram with consentattrent. 

Every third Wednesday of the month: January 16/ February 27 [moved for reading break]/ March 20

Coming soon: MENding: Opportunities for men to grow and learn together to end gender-based violence.

Previous workshops:

Empowerment Series: Attend all 4 and receive a certificate. 5-7pm.  Student Centre Event Space 1.07.

October 3rd- Who are you: Self-awareness 101

October 10th- Building Boundaries

October 17th- Dismantling Romance: Get real

October 31st- Non-violent Communication: Needs and Feelings

To get on a mailing list, email consent@trentu.ca.

Follow consentattrent on instagram for our events and stuff.

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