Office of the Vice President for Global Communications

Monday, September 12, 2011

Teach-In on Sexual Assault: Tools for Safety, Knowledge for Change

8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Friday
Michigan Room, Michigan League

8:30 a.m.: Safety Update — Greg O'Dell, chief of police and executive director, Department of Public Safety

8:45 a.m.-10:15 a.m.: What Works, What Doesn't & Why: Practical Suggestions to Help Protect Yourself & Others — Ryan Kubec, Sexual Assault Prevention and Awareness Center (SAPAC)

10:15 a.m.-11 a.m.: Sexual Violence and Race: A Historical Perspective — Hannah Rosen, Institute for Research on Women and Gender

11-11:45 a.m.: The Undetected Rapist, video by David Lisak, University of Massachusetts-Boston; small group discussion — Liz Cole, Department of Psychology and Women's Studies Department, LSA, and others

11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m.: The Gift of Fear: Understanding the Role of Intuition in Self-Defense — Kellie Carbone, University Health Service

12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.: Cyber-Stalking, Snooping, and Expecting Sexting: Use of Digital Media as Tools for Partner Abuse — Lauren Reed, School of Social Work, and Rich Tolman, SSW

1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.: It's Not Just About Hitting: Identifying and Understanding Abusive Relationships — David Garvin, Alternatives to Domestic Aggression of Catholic Social Services

2:30 p.m.-4 p.m.: "Relationship Remix," SAPAC and SexperTeam peer educators

4-5:30 p.m.: Let's Get Organized for Change! Sam Montgomery, Department of Psychology and Women's Studies Department; Graduate Employees Organization; and Jane Hassinger, Women's Studies Department and Institute for Research on Women and Gender