Day 2: June 12

Location

Chamberlain Student Center Room 221B&C

Start Date

12-6-2018 9:45 AM

End Date

12-6-2018 11:00 AM

Description

The social media movement #MeToo spread virally in October 2017, bringing into the national consciousness a dialogue around sexual harassment and assault that has been ongoing in higher education for many years. With revelations of harassment and assault across numerous industries being disclosed on a near daily basis, and the media, policy makers, and the public at large more focused on these issues than ever before, what has changed for colleges and universities? This workshop will focus on lessons higher education can learn from the experiences of institutions that have made headlines in the era of #MeToo.

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Jun 12th, 9:45 AM Jun 12th, 11:00 AM

What has Changed in the Era of #MeToo? How Higher Education Can Respond to the New National Conversation

Chamberlain Student Center Room 221B&C

The social media movement #MeToo spread virally in October 2017, bringing into the national consciousness a dialogue around sexual harassment and assault that has been ongoing in higher education for many years. With revelations of harassment and assault across numerous industries being disclosed on a near daily basis, and the media, policy makers, and the public at large more focused on these issues than ever before, what has changed for colleges and universities? This workshop will focus on lessons higher education can learn from the experiences of institutions that have made headlines in the era of #MeToo.