Take Back the Night

a flyer describing Take Back the Night's programs

 April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Join the Gender Equity Center and many others across campus for programs all month to raise awareness, have the hard conversations, and work together for a better tomorrow.

Good Vibes presents Sex & Trauma

Thursday, April 5 from 5:00 - 7:00 pm, SU Rm 4A
Local sex education store Good Vibrations will discuss navigating sexuality after traumatic experiences.
Presented by the Gender Equity Center

Pepperoni or Pineapple: What’s Your Topping?

Tuesday, April 10 from 5:00 - 7:00 pm, SWC 122
A new recipe for consent. Hosted by the Peer Health Educators, this food-filled workshop will challenge the way we think about sex and relationships.
Presented by Wellness & Health Promotion

Film Screening: “Dreamcatcher”

Monday, April 16 from 5:00 - 7:00 pm, MOSAIC
A film screening that takes us into the hidden world of sex trafficking through the eyes of one of its survivors, fighting to heal those still trapped within.
Presented by the Gender Equity Center

Lunch & Learn: Virginity

Wednesday, April 18 from 1:30 - 2:30 pm, SU Rm 3A
Conversation about the social constructs of viriginity, how appearances drive our judgements and definitions of being “pure” in today’s world, & contrasting now with American history and global persepctives.
Presented by the Gender Equity Center

Lunch & Learn: Rape Culture

Tuesday, April 24 from 1:30 - 2:30 pm, SU Rm 3B
A discussion of what rape culture is, how it contributes to sexual violence, and how we can stop it.
Presented by the Gender Equity Center

Self Defense Workshop

Wednesday, April 25 from 4:00 - 6:00 pm, Campus Village 2 Multipurpose Room
Led by local martial arts studio, Wushu Central.
Presented by the Gender Equity Center

Sex, Education, & Growing Up API

Wednesday, April 25 from 6:00 - 7:30 pm, MOSAIC
What have you learned about sex & sexuality? How have you learned it? And what does culture have to do with it? Dr. Erica Boas will discuss the intersections of sexuality & culture, as part of her current research on sex education in Silicon Valley.
Presented by MOSAIC

CAPS: Healthy Relationships Workshops

Thursdays, April 5-26 from 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Healthy Relationships 1: Myths & Taboos
Thursday, April 5th from 11:00 am - 12:30 pm, SWC 300B

Healthy Relationships 2: Healthy & Unhealthy Conflicts
Thursday, April 12th from 11:00 am - 12:30 pm, SWC 300B

Healthy Relationships 3: Communication & Expectations
Thursday, April 19th from 11:00 am - 12:30 pm, SWC 300B

Healthy Relationships 4: Surviving Relationships
Thursday, April 26th from 11:00 am - 12:30 pm, SWC 300B

 

 

Take Back the Night -- Thursday, April 26

Join us for SJSU's Annual Take Back The Night March!  All genders are invited to join us for a day of activism, culminating with a march through campus to "take back the night!" Be a part of the movement to speak out against sexual violence and support survivors on campus!

Undie Run

4:00 - 4:30 pm, meet at CVB Quad
Declare that your body, your clothes, nothing is an excuse for sexual violence during a run across campus -- body paint provided!

Resource Fair

4:00 - 5:30 pm, CVB RAC - 1st floor across from the lounge
Free food plus campus and local resources.

Survivor Speak Out

5:30 - 7:00 pm, CVB RAC - 1st floor across from the lounge

March around Campus

gather at 7:00 pm at CVB Quad

 

 

Self Care Friday -- April 27

Creative Play & Activities

11:00 am - 3:00 pm, Wellness Lounge

U-Jam Class

12:30 - 1:00 pm, Recreation Center, Group Fitness Room

Body Attack Class

4:00 - 5:00 pm, Recreation Center, Group Fitness Room

Trauma Informed Yoga

5:00 - 6:00 pm, Recreation Center, Studio A