Take Back the Night
Take Back the Night (TBTN) is an annual program hosted by the WGRC in collaboration with organizations such as the Student Program Board (SPB) and other campus entities. TBTN commemorates a national day of action bringing attention to rape, sexual assault, and sexual harassment on college campuses. Participants gather to rally and march around campus to advocate for safe spaces against sexual violence. The evening includes campus and community resource tabling and guest speakers including sexual assault survivors. The program concludes with a candlelight vigil for victims of sexual trauma. Take Back the Night Fall 2016 will be held on October 12th in Lynn Eusan Park from 6-8:30pm.
The Vagina Monologues
The WGRC hosts an annual production of The Vagina Monologues. The monologues is a student led production in the form of several monologues that deals with various aspects of the feminine experience including: sex, love, rape, menstruation, female geital mutilation, masturbation, birth, motherhood, and the various common names for the vagina. The production is hosted on campus during the spring semester and all proceeds for tickets go to a local charity selected by the production committee.
This year’s production will take place on February 16, 2017 at 6pm in the Student Center Theater. Tickets are $5 at the door CASH ONLY.
The WRGC staff is happy to come to your UH department, RSO, class or organization to host a presentation, workshop, or resource tabling. Workshop and Presentation Topics include
- WGRC 101
- Healthy Relationships
- Healthy Sexuality
- Feminism 101
- Implicit Bias (Unconscious Gender Bias)
- Healthy Self-Esteem
- Body Image
- Women: Building your Leadership Presence
- Intimate Partner Violence
- $tar $mart Salary Negotiation