Education / In The News / Safety

EMPOWERU Named Ally on Deeds Not Words Website

I am very excited to announce that Deeds Not Words has listed EMPOWERU as one of its allies on the DeedsNotWords.com site. Woo hoo! This is an exciting opportunity because it broadens the reach of EMPOWERU, enabling me to connect with so many more people and offer educational resources and activism opportunities to people worldwide. I … Continue reading

Education / Safety / SSAIS

What is Title IX?

In this short excerpt from the Stop Sexual Assault in Schools’ video Sexual Harassment: Not in Our School! students watch a presentation that explains Title IX protections. I was honored that some of my friends and I could contribute our voices to the video. Click here to watch the full video  and Part 2. Sexual Harassment: Not … Continue reading

Education / In The News / SSAIS / Volunteerism

Futures Without Violence Recommends SSAIS Film

I am so happy to report that Futures Without Violence has added the Stop Sexual Assault in Schools (SSAIS) film “Sexual Harassment: Not in Our School!” to their short list of recommended films. Futures Without Violence is a well-respected organization that for over 30 years has been developing programs, policies, and campaigns that empower individuals and … Continue reading

Education / Events

It Happened Here Screening Conducted at New College of Florida for UnidosNow

                I was recently asked by Luz Corcuera, the Executive Director of UnidosNow, to come speak to her Future Leaders high school members who were doing a special day-long program at New College of Florida. UnidosNow was formed to represent the integration needs of the region’s fastest-growing and most under-represented … Continue reading

Education / Girl Power

Today is 50/50 Day! Watch This Amazing Video About Equality!

Today, May 10th, is the first annual 50/50 Day, with thousands of organizations, companies, schools, museums, libraries and homes — anywhere people already gather — in a global conversation about what it will take to get to a more gender-balanced world in all sectors of society: business, politics, culture, home, and more. There is a video … Continue reading