Solidarity Sleepout!!

Come join us as we raise awareness about the 200,000 homeless youth in California! Bring your sleeping bag and spend the night with us out on Heath Lawn. The evening will feature speakers, worship & prayer, a shelter building contest, and more. We are also collecting toiletry items in bins around campus (soap, toothbrushes, socks, toilet paper, etc.). Also, we are fundraising for the Salvation Army of Orange County’s Homeless Program. Prizes will be given to the top fundraisers! Spread the word!

Abandon your bed. Join the cause.

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November 16-17, 2012

7:30pm – 7:30am

Heath Lawn at Vanguard

Questions? Email gcwj@vanguard.edu

40: Fighting Domestic Violence in America

Domestic violence plays a role in human trafficking right here in America. Sandra Morgan, the Director of the Global Center for Women & Justice and Dave Stachowiak, one of the Center’s board members, interview Becky Owens Bullard to learn more about the connection between human trafficking and domestic violence.

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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
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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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