Letter from the Director: Gratitude for Survivor Solidarity Month

Hi Everyone, I hope this message finds y’all well and enjoying the sunshine. As the semester winds down, and summer break is soon to arrive, it seems appropriate to reflect on this semester and the conversations we have been having on campus around supporting survivors and interpersonal violence prevention. Survivor Solidarity Month was a huge … Read moreLetter from the Director: Gratitude for Survivor Solidarity Month

4/30 Healthy Relationship & Sexuality Workshop

Join us Tuesday, 4/30 from 12:15-1:15 in Usdan 108 for a discussion with the Director of WesWell, Seirra Fowler, & the SACE Director, Johanna DeBari on healthy sexuality & pleasure! We’ll talk through the dynamics of self-love, consent, the anatomy of pleasure, and negotiating these dynamics following experiences of trauma.   There will be a … Read more4/30 Healthy Relationship & Sexuality Workshop

4/30 Reproductive Rights in CT Panel & 5/2 Reproductive Justice Workshop & Dinner

Read more about some exciting events! Reproductive Rights in CT Panel– Join ASHA for a discussion with Connecticut legislators, public policy advocates, and gynecological clinic representatives on April 30th at 6PM in Usdan 108! This event is co-sponsored by Wesleyan Democrats, Wesleyan Democratic Socialists, Wesleyan Clinic Escorts, the FGSS Department, & the Office of Survivor Advocacy … Read more4/30 Reproductive Rights in CT Panel & 5/2 Reproductive Justice Workshop & Dinner

Survivor Solidarity Month: 4/24 Denim Day & 4/25 Take Back the Night

Hi Everyone, Survivor Solidarity Month continues with some exciting events this week. A brief content warning with these event descriptions: Sexual assault, rape culture, victim-blaming. Wednesday, April 24th, is “Denim Day” all day: an international day of awareness of the impact of rape culture and to stand in solidarity with survivors. Sparked by an overturned … Read moreSurvivor Solidarity Month: 4/24 Denim Day & 4/25 Take Back the Night

4/19 Healthy Sexuality & Pleasure Workshop

Join the Director of WesWell, Seirra Fowler & SACE Director, Johanna DeBari on Friday, April 19th from 12:15-1:15 pm in Usdan 108, for a conversation on Healthy Sexuality & Pleasure. We will talk about pleasure and consensual intimacy (with ourselves, and others), as well as negotiating intimacy following an experience of sexual violence. There will … Read more4/19 Healthy Sexuality & Pleasure Workshop

4/16 Trauma-Informed Activism Workshop

RSVP Here to join the SACE Office Director, Johanna DeBari and Director of the Resource Center, Demetrius Colvin for dinner and dialogue around trauma-informed activism on campus! https://forms.gle/uyeqw5y6up5a7gbt7   This workshop will be held on Tuesday, April 16th from 6:30pm-8pm in the Office of Religious and Spiritual Life lounge (2nd Floor of 167 High Street). … Read more4/16 Trauma-Informed Activism Workshop

Letter from the Director: Survivor Solidarity Month

Hi Everyone, I hope this message finds y’all well and having had a restful, restorative Spring Break! With the semester starting to intensify with projects, deadlines and programs, there are also a lot of exciting things going on in connection to the SACE Office and other organizing efforts on campus. April is Survivor Solidarity Month, … Read moreLetter from the Director: Survivor Solidarity Month

4/9 Sarah Burden, “The Body of Sex”

Hi Everyone, I’m writing to share some information about an upcoming event, sponsored by ASHA (Adolescent Sexual Health Advocates). Read more below and share widely within your networks! Take care, Johanna The Body of Sex is a paradigm-shifting sex education program rooted in body-awareness and emotionally-centered teaching. This approach bridges the gap between conversations about … Read more4/9 Sarah Burden, “The Body of Sex”

Letter from the Director: Normalizing Consent Culture

Hi Everyone, With the recent time change and spring just around the corner, I’m excited and looking forward to having more sunshine and warmer weather to come soon! With that, another important time of year is also coming up: Sexual Assault Awareness Month. The national campaign for Sexual Assault Awareness Month is organized around a … Read moreLetter from the Director: Normalizing Consent Culture