Katy Benoit Safety Forum features Tyson Wooters
Join us for an inspiring message on Sept. 19 at 7PM in the SUB Ballroom More
Campus Conversations were created based on the premises that people need to come together and have meaningful dialogue. These monthly conversations bring together students, staff, faculty and community members to discuss a wide variety of topics that impact our community. Participants will be able to discover the importance of authentically sharing their thoughts and actively listening to others’ perspectives. A collaborative program brought to you by the Women's Center, Center for Volunteerism and Social Action, and Leadership Programs.
9.19.12 at 7:00pm SUB Ballroom
For the 2012 Katy Benoit Safety Forum, we welcome guest speaker Tyson Wooters to our campus to provide tools and inspiration to protect and grow our community.
In his energetic, motivational leadership keynote, Tyson gets his audiences laughing and examining their opportunity to be a positive contributor to our UI campus community.
Alcohol Screenings & Information - provided by Counseling & Testing Center
9.20.12 10:00am to 2:00pm Commons
The Counseling & Testing Center will provide an opportunity for students to self-asses their alcohol habits, and discuss any areas of concern with a counselor. They will provide giveaways and FREE PIZZA to all participants.
9.20.12 at 12:30pm TLC229
As a part of a weekly program sponsored by the LGBTQA office, the Lavender Lunch/OUT Lunch is an opportunity to meet new people and talk about current events. This weeks focus will be on LGBTQA student health & safety. The event is open to all, and you may bring your own lunch or enjoy a PB & J on the house!
9.20.12 at 5:30pm Mem Gym 109
This program will be hosted by Alternatives to Violence of the Palouse and will discuss key elements to a healthy relationship such as respect, personal boundaries and healthy conflict. They will also address warning signs of risky relationships and tools for communication.
9.21.12 & 9.25.12 10:00am to 2:00pm Commons
Stop by the Vandal Alert table in the Commons to update your personal information so that you can receive emergency notifications on your phone.
"I Got Your Back" at Vandal Football
9.22.12 at 2:00pm Kibbie Dome
Watch for "I Got Your Back" t-shirts flying into the stands as you cheer on the Vandal football team. The first 500 students to enter through the student entrance will recieve Vandal THUNDERSTICKS!!
Self Defense Workshop
9.24.12 at 6:00pm Student Rec Center
This workshop focuses on how to get away from an attacker, using your voice, strategic kicks and strikes, and safety awareness.
Stop the Hate Training
9.26.12 at 3:30 pm RSVP to 885.6716
Stop the Hate is a nationwide program that focuses on fighting hate crimes and bias incidents on campuses. This is an excellent program for use in residence hall and undergraduate classrooms. This program is very engaging and interactive and designed for college students & faculty/staff to really think and take ownership about their own and their peer’s actions.
Step Up! Bystander Intervention Training
9.26.12 at 3:30pm Commons Horizon Room
The Step Up! Prosocial Behavior and Bystander Intervention Workshop provides tools for students to identify risky behavior or situations, understand the unique power of peers, safely and effectively intervene, and encourage them to reach out and help to keep fellow Vandals healthy and safe.
9.27.12 at 8:00pm Ag Sci Auditorium
On September 27th, the University of Idaho hosts its annual awareness-raising Take Back the Night event. Take Back the Night provides members of the campus and local community with an opportunity to take a stand, break the silence, and reclaim the night in protest of all forms of violence and assault.