Curriculum Workshops

students in a classroom
power of respect - yourself, others, boundaries
Introduction to Rape Culture
  • Scope of the problem
  • Addressing rape culture myths
  • Consent
  • Coercion
  • Alcohol
Bystander Intervention
  • Reasons why folks don’t intervene
  • Barriers to Intervention
  • Reasons why folks do intervene
  • Intervention strategies
  • Navigating scenarios
  • Difficult conversations: with victim/survivors and folks displaying concerning behaviors
Healthy Relationships on Campus
  • Consent in relationships
  • Dynamics of relationship violence
  • Healthy/unhealthy/abusive relationships
  • Supporting a friend in an abusive relationship
Supporting Survivors
  • Review of barriers to disclosure and reporting
  • What does a trauma response look like?
  • Active listening
  • How to respond to disclosures
  • Secondary victimization/trauma and self care
Intersections of Race and Sexual
Violence
  • The ways violence can manifest
  • Intersectionality
  • Exploring self identity
  • Narratives from people of color (Identity and sexual violence)
  • Unique barriers to accessing resources or reporting for people of color
Intersections of Gender, Sexuality and
Sexual Violence
  • The ways violence can manifest
  • Intersectionality
  • Exploring self identity
  • Narratives from queer and trans folks (Identity and sexual violence)
  • Unique barriers to accessing resources or reporting for queer and trans folks

Aurora Center Overview

  • Brief 15-30 minute option
  • Introduction to the Aurora Center and its services
  • Raise awareness about sexual violence and resources available to those impacted

Fraternity & Sorority New Member Seminars

  • Sexual violence workshops created specifically for Greek chapters and councils as part of their new member trainings
  • Consent, coercion, and alcohol
  • Barriers to reporting and responding to disclosures
  • Bystander intervention
  • Men and masculinity (fraternities) or women and mental health (sororities)

Consent and Sexual Violence

  • Consent
  • Indicators of affirmative consent
  • Power dynamics
  • Coercion
  • Alcohol

Introduction to Masculinity

  • Healthy versus toxic masculinity 
  • Unconscious programming from society
  • Toxic masculinity and sexual violence
  • Intersectionality

 

*New and updated workshops will become available on a rolling basis.  If you do not see a workshop that fits your needs or goals, please contact Alexa Paleka ([email protected]) to work on tailoring a workshop to fit your needs.