Guest Speaker Events

Uplifting and Healing Asian American Communities: Culture, Action & Social Justice

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 3:30pm to 4:45pm

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

In light of recent tragedies associated with anti-Asian violence and hate, let’s get inspired by people spreading hope and solidarity. At this event, you will hear from Asian Americans who are doing innovative work that uplifts our diverse communities. They are proud to combine their passions, critical thinking skills, and a vision for a better world in meaningful careers. Read more

Gender, Race, and Germs in the U.S. National Security Imaginary: Constructing Threat, Making Empire - A Talk by Gwen Shuni D’Archangelis, PhD

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Gwen D'Archangelis

In the public imagination today, germs are primarily thought of as organisms that need to be controlled and eliminated. But germs have also been weaponized, with powerful nations like the United States justifying their disproportionate military power by pointing to imminent threat from international enemies from China, Iraq, and Russia to Iran and Yemen. Imperial germ politics have enabled the West to garner support for military actions from foreign invasions to domestic surveillance, and weapons buildup from drones to advanced missiles. Read more

SAAFE Week 2021 - Race and Domestic Violence: A Closer Look

Friday, April 23, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Project DATE presents SAAFE week 2021, #speakout; Race and Domestic Violence: A Closer Look on April 23rd at 4pm; Beverly Gooden framed by a decorative circle

Have you heard of #WhyIStay? Well we have the pleasure to invite you to hear from Beverly Gooden, who started this powerful movement.  Join us as she speaks about the importance of speaking out and how racism and domestic violence are not okay. Read more

SAAFE Week 2021 - Teaching Children Consent

Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Project DATE presents SAAFE week 2021, #speakout; Teaching Children Consent on April 22nd at 1pm; parents embracing their children of various ages

Are you a parent? Are you around or work with children? It’s so important to teach children consent at such a young age. The earlier we can educate, the more we can reduce sexual violence. Read more

SAAFE Week 2021 - (Cyber)Stalking

Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Project DATE presents SAAFE week 2021, #speakout; (Cyber)Stalking on April 22nd at 12pm; a webpage appears with gears above it and a person sitting at a desk working on a computer in front of it.

Are you on social media? If you are not careful, you may become a victim to cyber stalking. We want to grant you the tools to avoid such a scenario. Read more