• Sexual Violence Awareness Month

    April 2019 Events 

    HUMS Men's Focused StepUP! Bystander Training

    Monday March 25th| 3-5:00pm - Anderson 111 

    HUMS/StepUP!

    Join us for a discussion of how toxic masculinity limits our ability as men to step up in situations where something isn't right. Learn new skills to help yourself and others in our new StepUp! Bystander Intervention Program!

    Art Night 

    Thursday April 4 - 6-8 pm - Anderson Center 304-305 

    Students Preventing Sexual Violence (SPSV)

    Join us to make a variety kinds of art to kick of SVA month. With the art you made you can submit it to the fourth annual art gala if you would like. Click here for the flyer.  

    Feminist Friday: Writing About Trauma

    Friday, April 5th - 1-2 pm - Anderson Center 320 

    Women's Resource Center (WRC)

    Join us for our bi-weekly discussion about a variety of feminist issues. This week's topic is writing about trauma, facilitated by Jen England (WRC) and Jenny Roper (Counseling and Health Services). HU students, faculty and staff are welcome to attend this event.

     Safe & Consensual: Being Kinky 101 

    Monday April 8th - 4-6pm - West Hall 200 

    Title IX, Sexualities & Gender Diversity Programs, Peer Educators, and WRC

    Being kinky isn’t just about experimenting with different toys and fetishes. It’s also about being responsible for consent, safety, and security. In this workshop, you will learn all these things, all while having fun! Student only event. Please RSVP for food and materials.

    Desire Mapping:  Who Are We? Who and What Do We Want?

    Tuesday April 9th - 6:00pm-10:00pm - West Hall 200 

    Title IX, Sexualities & Gender Diversity Programs, Peer Educators, and WRC

    This workshop examines sex and gender myths about others and ourselves. We will deconstruct the lies we’ve created to survive and map our authentic desires, claiming and honoring our sexuality and sexual power. HU students (staff and faculty welcome). Please RSVP for food and materials.

     On the Basis of Sex Documentary Film 

    Thursday April 11th - 6:30-9:00pm - Drew Science 118 

    Students Preventing Sexual Violence (SPSV) & Hamline Programming Board (HUPB)

    Join us to watch the new documentary about Ruth Bader Ginsburg and the trial that made her career, On The Basis of Sex.  

     StepUP! Bystander Training  

    Thursday April 11th - 4-6:00pm - Anderson 304

    StepUP! & Title IX Office

    Want to learn what stops us from stepping up in situations where something isn't right? Want to learn skills for stepping up more regularly? Join us for a Step UP! Bystander Intervention Program general training session! Open to HU Students, Faculty, Staff. Please RSVP for materials and food.

     StepUP! Training for Trainers StepUP! Training for Trainers

    Thursday April 11th 4-8:00pm & April 18th - 5-8:00pm - RSVP for location  

    StepUP! & Title IX Office

    Become a Step UP! trainer and learn how to teach others about bystander intervention. Our next “train the trainers” sessions are April 11 from 4-8 p.m. and April 18 from 5-8 p.m. You must attend both sessions. Please Sign Up Here.

    Self-Care Workshop 

    Thursday April 18th - 5:00-7:30pm - Anderson Center Forum

    Students Preventing Sexual Violence (SPSV)

    This workshop focuses on practicing self care in a variety of ways, including self love, safe practices, and fun activities. During the event SPSV will fundraise for Joyful Heart Foundation's End the Backlog. Click here for the flyer.

    SPSV Annual Art Gala 

    Thursday April 25th - 7:00-10:00pm - Manor Main Lounge

    Students Preventing Sexual Violence (SPSV)

    This event highlights visual and performance art from Hamline students and Twin Cities artists. Event is open to all. Light refreshments provided. To have your artwork regarding domestic and sexual violence displayed at Hamline SPSV's 2019 Art Gala, submit your work here or request an application by email here.  Click here for the flyer.

    SOS Walk to Honor Services  

    Sunday, April 28th - 12:45-3:00p - Hamline University - Anderson Student Center. 774 Snelling Ave N, St Paul, MN 55104.  Street Parking and outdoor parking lots will be free.

    SOS Ramsey County & Title IX Office

    Join us for the 11th annual Walk to Honor Survivors of Sexual Violence, a family-friendly event including resource tables, activities, and guest speakers from RECLAIM and Ramsey County offices. Event is rain or shine. twin cities students, faculty, staff, friends, family. For more information contact - SOS Ramsey County: 651-266-1000 or asksos@ramseycounty.us  

     SVA Month is coordinated by SVA Month Planning Committee, and co-sponsored by: Feminist Liberation and Intersectionality Coalition (FLIC), StepUP!, HUPB (Programming Board), HUSC, Peer Wellness, Sexualities & Gender Diversity Programs, Spectrum, SOS Ramsey County, Students Preventing Sexual Violence (SPSV), Title IX Office, Women's Resource Center.