The Dalhousie Gender and Women's Studies Program and the Dalhousie Student Union present:
Forum on Misogyny: Transforming our Campus and Strengthening our Community
Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 1-4PM
McInnes Room, Student Union Building (SUB)
6136 University Ave
Live-streaming available at http://dsu.ca/forumlive
Students, faculty, staff and the wider community are invited to:
Discuss the wider significance of the misogynistic Dalhousie Dentistry Facebook group comments.
Discuss how we can support work on campus that already supports people in our community harmed by discrimination, harassment, and oppressive behaviour.
Discuss what justice, accountability, restoration, and reparation really look like to our community.
Help harness momentum for transformation in our campus community.
Speakers include: Jude Ashburn (South House), Chike Jeffers (Philosophy), Jane Gavin-Hebert (Avalon), Jacqueline Warwick (GWST), Jacquie Gahagan (GWST/Health Sciences), Letitia Meynell (GWST/Philosophy), Brian Noble (Sociology), Jacqueline Skiptunis (DSU), Afua Cooper (Sociology/GWST), Marjorie Stone (GWST/English), Judy Haiven (SMU), Marnina Gonick (MSVU), and Sara Swasson (Native Counselling Unit).
For more information or set up an interview with an event spokesperson please contact:
Emily Davidson, DSU Interim Communications
firstname.lastname@example.org, (902) 494-7193 or (902) 422-1405