Workshops and Film Screenings - Public Health

Below are the options that were offered for the Sexual Respect and Community Citizenship Initiative '17-18, which ended on October 29. To provide feedback or ideas about future workshops, please click here. If you have questions please email sexualrespect@columbia.edu

Real World Consent

What does consent look (and not look) like? Learn to identify verbal and non-verbal examples of consent and refusal, and exchange views on determining, communicating and respecting boundaries in this interactive workshop involving text messages, TV clips and case studies. Led by the United Nations and MTV’s Francisco Ramirez, MPH, formerly of Planned Parenthood. 

Intersectionality and Structural Violence

Understand intersectionality by learning how social identities, oppression, and privilege impact daily life, especially in relationships. This session will connect intersectionality to the experience of survivors and examine potential barriers to services. Led by Sexual Violence Response staff and volunteers.

What Can I Do? Empowerment Model To Support Others

Learn tools to address intimate partner, sexual, dating, and domestic violence, and stalking on college campuses and what to do if you think someone you know is experiencing them. Gain practical skills to effectively support a peer or friend, and get a better understanding of available resources on campus. Led by Sexual Violence Response staff and volunteers.

You can also choose from workshops and film screenings open to students from all schools here.