Seasonal Programs

Domestic Violence Awareness Month – October

 

Frozen Rights Action 

Performance art activism that sheds light to domestic violence and dating violence in college campuses and UIC.

 

Insiders Voice Exhibit and Dialogue Series

Examining the Incarcerations: Domestic Violence and Incarceration

The Women’s Leadership and Resource Center/Campus Advocacy Network and UIC Campus Programs facilitated a conversation with representatives from Chicago Legal Advocacy for Incarcerated Mothers (CLAIM). Representatives from CLAIM explored the intersections of intimate partner violence and incarceration and think through the multiple effects mass incarceration has on women and families in this country.

 

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April 2015

April 2014

Miss Brave New World

Film screening and with speaker Linor Abargil

 

Clothesline Project

This three part series partnered up with YMCA, the School of Social Work, and Campus Programs for a clothes line project to honor survivors of sexual violence.

 

Invisible War

Film screening with a partnership with UIC’s ROTC program

 

No! The Rape Documentary

Film screening with a partnership with the Pop Up Just Arts Space

 

UIC and Rape on Campus: A Community Discussion

CAN partnered with Campus Housing to facilitate  a discussion on sexual assault on the UIC campus

 

BBQ for Self-Care

CAN and the Movement Against Sexual Violence (MASV) hosted a self-care bbq for the UIC campus. This served as a wrap up from another SAAM programming year. This was also an opportunity to participate in some community building through the “leave a life saver, take a life saver” action.