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Spring 2018 Programs & Events

January

*Human Trafficking Awareness Month

Book Club Discussion

January 12, 2018
12 – 1:30pm WGRC

Join us for a discussion on the book Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience, and Finding Joy, By: Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant

  • Lunch will be provided
  • All UH faculty, staff & students are welcome
  • Registration Required by January 5th
  • Hosted by the WGRC & UH Libraries

Book Club Discussion Registration


Human Trafficking Awareness: Resource Table

January 24th
12:30 – 1:30pm, SC South Food Court


Gender Pride Week

January 29th – February 1st

“Increasing Awareness & Celebrating Gender Diversity”

Join us for a series of events focused on increasing awareness & celebrating Gender Diversity at UH.

  • January 29th: Gender Pride Week Kick-Off SC South Food Court, 11am-1pm
  • January 30th: Exploring Gender Roles 11am-1pm Rec Center Rotunda Room
  • January 31st: Genderations Screening & Panel Discussion, SC South Heights Room 224 11:30-1pm
  • February 1st: Gender Pride Festival, 11am-1pm Student Centers Plaza

All UH Students, Faculty & Staff are welcome.

Hosted by: WGRC in partnership with UH Wellness, The Center for Diversity & Inclusion, The LGBTQ Resource Center & SMARTCoogs.

No Registration Required


February

*Black History Month

Gender Pride Festival

February 1st
11:00am – 1:00pm
Student Centers Plaza

Increasing Awareness & Celebrating Gender Diversity

  • All UH Students, Faculty & Staff are Welcome!
  • No Registration Required

The Vagina Monologues (In American Sign Language)

Saturday, February 3, 2018
2:00pm - Doors open at 1:30pm
7:00pm - Doors open at 6:30pm
UH Krost Hall Auditorium

Hosted by, Deaf Women of Houston Benefitting V-Day, Deaf Women of Houston, and Houston Area Women's Center

Ticket Information

For More Info or Questions visit the Facebook Event Page or contact Nida Din at nida.din@gmail.com


Code Red Assist Training - Closed Section

February 23rd
9:00am – 4:30pm
SC South Bayou City Room 219

*UH Staff and Faculty Only

Code Red Assist is a new training program offered by the WGRC’s Sexual Misconduct Support Services (SMSS) program. This training is designed to equip staff & faculty with skills and knowledge to respond to disclosures of sexual violence (or sexual misconduct) in a compassionate and compliant way. Upon successful completion of the training, participants become Code Red Assist Liaisons. CRA Liaisons will have their names posted on the WGRC website and will have a special placard to place on their office doors.

Registration is Full - please check the calendar for future dates.


March

*Women’s History Month

Empower Women’s Leadership Conference

March 2nd
10:00am – 3:00pm
Student Center South

All UH students, faculty and staff are welcome.


Feminist After 5: Faculty & Staff Networking Social

“Building Connections, Increasing Support”

March 7th
5:30 – 7:00pm
WGRC, SC North 201

Calling all faculty, staff & graduate students…we invite you to join us for the annual FA5 networking social. Refreshments will be served.

  • Staff, Faculty, Graduate Students & Community Partners Only
  • Hosted by the WGRC

Faculty & Staff Networking Social Registration


April

*Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM)

UH Goes Teal: SAAM Kick-Off Resource Fair

April 2nd
11:00am – 1:00pm
Student Center Plaza

Join us in raising awareness to end sexual violence. Wear your teal; if you don’t have any stop by the Resource Fair or WGRC to pick up a teal ribbon.

  • All UH students, faculty & staff are welcome
  • No Registration Required
  • #UHGoesTeal #TurnTexasTeal

Start By Believing: Resource & Awareness Table

April 4th
11:00am – 1:00pm
SC South


Code Red Assist Training

April 13th
9:00am – 4:30pm
SC South Astrodome Room 257

*UH Staff and Faculty Only

Code Red Assist is a new training program offered by the WGRC’s Sexual Misconduct Support Services (SMSS) program. This training is designed to equip staff & faculty with skills and knowledge to respond to disclosures of sexual violence (or sexual misconduct) in a compassionate and compliant way. Upon successful completion of the training, participants become Code Red Assist Liaisons. CRA Liaisons will have their names posted on the WGRC website and will have a special placard to place on their office doors.

  • Space limited to 20 participants- Registration Required!

Register Here


The Healing Gallery

April 18th
10:00am – 2:00pm
SC South Heights Room 224

Art, Performances, & Exhibits related to sexual violence & survivor empowerment.

  • All UH Students, Faculty & Staff are welcome. *Light Refreshments Served.
  • No Registration Required

Denim Day

April 25th

Wear Denim today to support victims of sexual violence.


May

$tart $mart Salary Negotiation Workshop

May 11th
9:00am – 12:00pm
Agnes Arnold Hall 210

The WGRC and UH Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies (WGSS) Program are pleased to present this workshop for UH women which includes information on the gender wage gap, skills in researching target salaries, and negotiation skills.

  • Space Limited to 20 participants. Registration Required!
  • Hosted by the WGRC & WGSS

$tart $mart Salary Negotiation Workshop Registration