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

37: Interview with Harmony Dust

Harmony Dust joins us in this episode to teach us about her work at Treasures. Sandra Morgan, the Director of the Global Center for Women & Justice and Dave Stachowiak, one of the Center’s board members, interview Harmony and learn about how Treasures reaches, restores and equips women in order to help them live healthy, flourishing lives.

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36: Why Healthcare Providers Matter and What They Can Do

Healthcare providers often find them on the front lines of many issues, and human trafficking is unfortunately no exception. Sandra Morgan, the Director of the Global Center for Women & Justice and Dave Stachowiak, one of the Center’s board members, discuss what healthcare workers face in ending human trafficking and also what tools and resources are available to them in their work on the front lines of prevention and response.

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Sweets & Greets

Title: Sweets & Greets
Location: Vanguard U: Needham Courtyard
Description: Attention Vanguard students! Come have dessert and find out about various clubs on campus. Be sure to stop by the Live2free table!
Start Time: 09:30 pm
Date: 2012-08-27
End Time: 11:30 pm

35: Internet Safety Resources for Teachers

Teachers can have many opportunities to bring lessons about human trafficking prevention into the classroom. Sandra Morgan, the Director of the Global Center for Women & Justice and Dave Stachowiak, one of the Center’s board members, discuss resources that are available to teachers and how teachers might use them to study the issues, be a voice, and make a difference with their students.

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(714) 966-6361
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34: The 2012 Trafficking in Persons Report

Last year, we discussed the annual Trafficking in Person Report from the US State Department. Sandra Morgan, the Director of the Global Center for Women & Justice and Dave Stachowiak, one of the Center’s board members, look at this year’s changes in detail and discuss implications for all of us involved in these efforts.

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33: How Vocabulary Shapes Our Views

Vocabulary shapes our views and later policies that emerge from these views. Sandra Morgan, the Director of the Global Center for Women & Justice and Dave Stachowiak, one of the Center’s board members, interview Lisa Thompson from the Salvation Army to learn how the words we use can become more intentional.

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(714) 966-6361
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GCWJ Board Meeting

Title: GCWJ Board Meeting
Start Time: 11:30 am
Date: 2012-11-26
End Time: 13:00 pm