Education / Events / In The News

‘It Happened Here’: A Documentary About Sexual Assault on College Campuses Comes to FSU

I am excited to announce that I finally got approval from Florida State University (FSU) to hold a screening of the college sexual assault documentary It Happened Here. A great degree of effort has been made by the university to make FSU a top college, and it’s meeting this challenge with outstanding success. The approval … Continue reading

Education / Published Articles / Safety

Five Survivors Speak Out in the Sexual Assault Documentary “It Happened Here”

This article I wrote reviewing It Happened Here – the powerful sexual assault documentary I use for screenings to educate high school and college students – was published in jGirls Magazine. You may read the article below or on the jGirls website. Genre: Documentary Release Date: 2014 Director: Lisa F. Jackson Producer: Marjorie Schwartz Nielsen … Continue reading

Education / Girl Power / In The News / Published Articles

Women in the film industry don’t lack ambition. They still lack opportunity.

In recognition of International Women’s Day today, I am posting my article that was published on the Women’s Media Center website on 3/1/19. You may view it on their website or here. This article is my second on this subject and  continues my look into gender inequality as it relates specifically to women in the … Continue reading

Education / Girl Power / In The News / Published Articles

From the Silent Film Era to the Era of Breaking the Silence: The History and Future of Women in Film

The Oscars are February 24th at 8:00PM EST. In conjunction with this highly anticipated annual event, I wrote the following article on the history and future of women in film that was published on the Women’s Media Center. As we celebrate the accomplishments of this year’s winners, let’s not forget the work that is still … Continue reading

Safety / SSAIS

Should We Teach About Consent In K-12? Brett Kavanaugh’s Home State Says Yes…And So Do I!

The following article by Anya Kamenetz was published on NPR.org 9/28/18. You may read it here or on the NPR website. I am inspired by Delegate Ariana Kelly’s work to bring much-needed consent education to K-12 students in Maryland. She has done what I hope to do in Florida and what I believe should be … Continue reading