Announcements

Announcements

What is a Community of Trust? A Public Conversation about Gender Violence at UVA

January 23rd, 2013

Thursday, February 7th from 6-7:30
Ern Commons

The University is pleased to welcome for this event two national experts on the issue of sexual violence on college campuses. Gina Maisto Smith, JD, an expert in university policy related to sexual misconduct, and Dorothy Edwards, PhD, expert in prevention of gender violence, will lead a public conversation about ending gender violence at the University.  What is a Community of Trust? A Public Conversation about Gender Violence at UVA will provide a unique opportunity to participate in a discussion of how the University can be a national leader in ending gender violence.   All members of the University and greater community are invited to attend.  Opening  remarks by President Teresa Sullivan.

Climate Change and Green Jobs: Indigenous Strategies for a Sustainable Future

January 16th, 2013

A Public Talk Featuring:

Winona LaDuke,
Former Green Party Vice-Presidential Candidate, Founder and Co-Director of Honor the Earth, and author of All Our Relations (1999), Recovering the Sacred (2005), and the Militarization of Indian Country (2011).

A Public Talk at the Harrison Institute at UVa’s Small Special Collections Library
Thursday, January 31, 2013, at 5:30 pm.
Open to all.
Hosted by Brown Residential College’s Visiting Environmental Writers and Scholars Series.