Tag Archives: sexual assault

Group Reflection- Blanco

Overall Critiques of the Group Projects 

Howdy! Today I will be giving a gist of the final group projects. Overall, each and every group worked hard and it was easily shown. Each group showed different perspectives of marginalized groups around the UIUC campus. You can check their videos and websites on digital illinois, enjoy!

Continue reading

International Women’s Day 2017

Recognizing the Importance of Women Everywhere

The members of Love Handles pose for a group shot after their performance Wednesday night at the ISchool.

Women’s History Month is celebrated nation-wide throughout the month of March. The University of Illinois’ Women’s Resources Center organized a number of events this month to recognize local women and girls who have strengthened UIUC’s campus and community.   Wednesday night, the WRC hosted a Women’s History Month Kick Off Event at the School of Information Sciences to celebrate women and International Women’s Day.  This year’s theme is Be Bold For Change.  The Champaign based musical group, Love  Handles, came out to perform feminist-powered songs.   Continue reading

You are Not Alone: Rally Against Rape Culture

rallyagainstrapeculture_lk_24-900x675

Photo courtesy of The Daily Illini.

Illinois students are stepping up to send a powerful message.

The Rally Against Rape Culture was held Friday on the Main Quad where speakers talked about ways to end rape culture and sexual assault on college campuses. They also spoke about supporting survivors and how to report a sexual assault.

You can listen to my audio package here.   Continue reading