Be Empowered Project

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Join the Be Empowered Project and our campus and community partners for the events listed below.

Building Consent Culture Online

Rosalia RiveraSTCC Sexual Assault Awareness Month
Virtual Speaker: Rosalia Rivera

Tuesday, April 28, 2:00 p.m.
Zoom Webinar

In a time of physical distancing, individuals and communities are seeking social connections online now more than ever. How can we be proactive in protecting ourselves and our kids in navigating the online environment safely? Join internationally recognized consent educator Rosalia Rivera for a virtual event that offers tools for media literacy, recognizing warning signs of online abuse and how to prevent it, and building consent culture for all online.

The webinar includes 45 minutes for the keynote, followed by Q&A. For those who could not attend the live event, a recording can be viewed below and a written overview can be found on the STCC Blog STCCy notes.

Speaker Bio: Rosalia Rivera is a passionate consent educator, sexual literacy advocate, speaker, change agent, and survivor turned thriver. She is the host of AboutCONSENT™, a podcast for survivors and those who support survivors. Rosalia is also the founder of CONSENTparenting™, an online platform for survivor parents to learn how to protect their families from abuse.

Event sponsored by Title IX, the Be Empowered Project, the Office of Multicultural Affairs, and the Hispanic Association of Higher Education (HAHE). Contact cbreunig@stcc.edu for questions.

This project was supported by Grant No. 2016-WA-AX-0026 awarded by the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions and recommendations expressed in this publication/program/exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women.


Contact

For questions, email Cindy Breunig at cbreunig@stcc.adu or call (413) 755-5663. If you need accommodations to participate fully in these events, call Disability Services at (413) 755-4785.

This project is supponed by Grant No. 2016-WA-AX-0026 awarded by the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this program are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women.