Entries by Global Center for Women and Justice

124: Prevention- Trauma Informed and Transformational Schools

During this episode, Sandra Morgan and Dave Stachowiak talk about how education contributes to life success, and how it can be used as a prevention tool in schools where children are dealing with different types of trauma. The idea that trauma only happens occasionally is overturned by current research brief: Unlocking the Door to Learning. Children […]

123: Prosecutor’s Perspective, Interview with Brad Schoenleben

During this episode, Sandra Morgan and Dave Stachowiak interview Deputy District Attorney Bradley Schoenleben is with the HEAT Unit of the OC District Attorney’s Office. A component of the Orange County Human Trafficking Task Force is the OC District Attorney’s Human Exploitation And Trafficking (HEAT) Unit, which targets perpetrators who sexually exploit and traffic women and underage youth for […]

Iraqi Universities Grant Partnership 2016

Leadership Training and Mentorship Program for Women in Academia The Global Center for Women and Justice received a grant in partnership with Iraqi Universities and the Deputy Minister of Higher Education from the International Research and Exchanges Board (IREX). The project aims to foster the leadership capacity of and support for women leaders in Higher Education in Iraq […]

How has your experience being a Women’s Studies Minor impacted you? “Testimony from Vanguard Students”

Celina Chumacero I really enjoyed the different classes that Women’s Studies offers. Like Intro to Women’s Studies and Child Trafficking. I learned more about human trafficking and women’s rights as well. I want to work with that to bring social change. I got this minor my second semester of freshman year, it’s a great minor […]

Women in Business 2016 Nominee!

Dr. Sandra Morgan, Director, Vanguard University’s Global Center for Women & Justice; Professor, Women’s Studies, Family Violence & Human Trafficking Vanguard University, Costa Mesa Sandra Morgan is recognized globally for her expertise on combating human trafficking and working to end violence against women. She began her anti-trafficking work in Athens, Greece where she served on […]