Forum on Misogyny: Transforming our Campus and Strengthening our Community

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
dsu.graphicdesign@dal.ca, (902) 494-7193 or (902) 422-1405