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posted by Robert DeVet in on Jan 14, 2015 - View profile

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Forum on Misogyny - Dalhousie Student Union

Dalhousie Student Union and Gender and Women's Studies Program hold forum on misogyny


1:00pm
- 3:00pm
Thursday January 15 2015

Venue: McInnes Room, Student Union Building (SUB)
Address: 6136 University Ave
HALIFAX– In light of the recent incidents of sexism and misogyny within the Faculty of Dentistry, the Dalhousie Gender and Women's Studies Program and the Dalhousie Student Union are holding encouraging students, faculty, staff and the wider community to a forum on misogyny this week. 
 
The forum will discuss the broader significance of the recent incidents of sexism and misogyny within the Dalhousie Faculty of Dentistry and focus on harnessing momentum for transformation in the Dalhousie campus community.
 
Live-streaming available at http://dsu.ca/forumlive
 
Speakers at the forum will include: Jude Ashburn (South House), Chike Jeffers (Philosophy), Jane Gavin-Hebert (Avalon), Jacqueline Warwick (GWST), Jacquie Gahagan (GWST, Health Sciences), Letitia Meynell (GWST, Philosophy), Brian Noble (Sociology & Social Anthropology), Jacqueline Skiptunis (DSU), Afua Cooper (Sociology & Social Anthropology, GWST), Marjorie Stone (GWST, English), Judy Haiven (SMU), Marnina Gonick (MSVU), and Sara Swasson (Native Counselling Unit).
 
 

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