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Building Safer Relationships and Community 2022

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

As part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month in April, The Women's Center for Gender Justice and the CUNY Women's Council present Building Safer Relationships and Community.

SAVI [], the Sexual Assault and Violence Intervention program at Mt. Sinai will facilitate this 4-part series, offering workshops about sexual assault, intimate partner and domestic violence, consent, bystander intervention, and responding with care.

  • 4/7: Empower You: Sexual Violence 101 - An overview on what constitutes sexual violence as well as resources for students seeking support.
  • 4/14: The Art of Asking: A Virtual Workshop on Consent - a workshop on affirmative consent; ways to ask for it and sign if it's been given (or not). 
  • 4/21: Bystander Intervention: Interrupting Violence in Your Communities - a workshop to unpack cultural norms and stereotypes while exploring strategies for preventing violence in our communities.
  • 4/28: What's So Scary About Ghosting? A Virtual Workshop on Rejection - a workshop on ghosting; what is it and how do we respond to rejection

RSVP for this series that runs Thursdays in April from 1-2 pm.

Open to all faculty, staff, and students!

The York College Women's Center for Gender Justice
Women's Center for Gender Justice
718-262-2008 (Tel)
718-262-2940 (Fax)

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Mon, Thr, Fri 9-5
Tue, Wed 9-6:30

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YorkSAVES: Stop Domestic Violence
An initiative for students to empower other students to create and maintain healthy relationships, take a stand toward ending sexual assault and domestic violence and to minimize the impact of such events on survivors.