October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month
October 12 – October 30
Survivor Stories | A Multimedia Art Exhibition @ Women’s Resources Center–In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Women’s Resources Center is sponsoring a multimedia art exhibition of work honoring survivors and mourning victims of domestic violence. Open during WRC regular hours.
Tuesday, October 13
#WhyIStayed | Domestic Violence Awareness Month Keynote Lecture Feat. Beverly Gooden @ 7pm @ Allen Hall (1005 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana)–Beverly Gooden is the creator of the Twitter hashtag, #WhyIStayed. Gooden earned a BA in Communications from Hampton University and a MA in Social Justice from Loyola University Chicago. She now speaks about domestic violence sensitivity, social justice, and the power of storytelling to audiences across the country. Free and open to ALL!