39: Fighting Domestic Violence in Iraq

Domestic violence is a global issue that has close ties to human trafficking. Sandra Morgan, the Director of the Global Center for Women & Justice and Dave Stachowiak, one of the Center’s board members, interview Major Dr. Sami Hussein, Commander, Iraqi Directorate of Violence Against Women, on his work to prevent domestic violence and new legislation which is beginning to provide protection to women in Iraq.

Click here to view the PowerPoint presentation which Major Dr. Sami presented at Vanguard University on the Directorate.

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(714) 966-6361
gcwj@vanguard.edu

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Mike Beals on Pornography

Vanguard’s Dean of Spiritual Formation, Dr. Mike Beals, kicks-off White Ribbon Against Pornography week! Come hear his wisdom on the subject.

10:00-11:00am in Heath 100.

Chapel credit.

Olivia Klaus

Come hear Vanguard alum, Olivia Klaus, speak about her work on the award-winning film, “Sin by Silence.” This film was the impetus for the creation of two Assembly Bills which have just been signed into California law on behalf of survivors of domestic violence. That’s impact!

10:00-11:00am in Heath 100.

Chapel credit.

Behind the VU Dating Scene

“Behind the VU Dating Scene”

What’s behind the dating scene at Vanguard? Come learn through video, small group exercises, and a student panel.
8:00-9:30pm in the Tent. Chapel credit.

38: Prevention Strategies Focused on Needs

Prevention strategies are often well intended, but don’t go far enough to address the real needs of potential and current victims. Sandra Morgan, the Director of the Global Center for Women & Justice and Dave Stachowiak, one of the Center’s board members, discuss Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs and how it is being used by pimps and traffickers to manipulate others for profit.

To read the article discussed in the podcast, read this blog post by Harmony Dust at Treasures

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(714) 966-6361
gcwj@vanguard.edu

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Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Title: Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Location: Heath 101
Link out: Click here
Description: “Human Options: Dating Violence.” Chapel credit for VU students.
Start Time: 10:00 am
Date: 2012-10-01

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month at Vanguard! The Global Center for Women and Justice is hosting several events this month that address domestic and dating violence:

 

Monday, October 1, at 10:00am in Heath 101— “Human Options: Dating Violence” presented by Beth Chapman & Robert Diaz (chapel credit)

Thursday, October 4, at 7:30pm in Needham— Special Guest Dr. Sami, Commander of the Iraqi Directorate of Violence Against Women, will give a lecture (refreshments provided; please RSVP)

Monday, October 8, at 8:00pm in the Tent— “Behind the VU Dating Scene”— including a video, student panel, and small group interaction (chapel credit)

Monday, October 15, at 10:00am in Heath 101— Olivia Klaus, VU alum, speaks about her documentary, “Sin by Silence” (chapel credit)

Monday, October 29, at 10:00am in Heath 101— Dr. Mike Beals will speak on Pornography (chapel credit)

 

For more information or to RSVP, contact us at gcwj@vanguard.edu or (714) 966-6361.

 

 

Prayer & Fasting Weekend Against Human Trafficking

Title: Prayer & Fasting Weekend Against Human Trafficking
Location: Great Commission Hall
Description: Come by anytime between 4pm Friday until 4pm Sunday, September 28-30, to pray on behalf of victims of human trafficking around the world. Prayer stations will be set-up around the Great Commission Hall.
Start Date: 2012-09-28
Start Time: 04:00 pm
End Date: 2012-09-30
End Time: 04:00 pm