To commemorate 150 years of women (150W) being accepted to the University of California, join UC Berkeley’s Gender Equity Resource Center and friends on Thursday, February 4, 2021 from 4-5:30 p.m. PST for In Conversation with Tarana Burke, founder of the “Me Too” movement and advocate for survivors of sexual violence.

This exciting event will consist of a moderated discussion and audience Q&A. Our moderator, Melissa Charles (she/ her), Assistant Director of African American Student Development, will discuss the impact of the pandemic on sexual and relationship violence, how we can transform our communities into inclusive spaces, and what actions we can take to focus on individual as well as community healing. The audience will have the opportunity to ask questions after a moderated Q&A session.

This is a free online event and open to all.

Please register at https://tinyurl.com/UCTarana to receive a personalized link to join (please do not share your link). For the latest updates, please visit the Facebook event page.

Submit questions in advance for the Q&A using this Google form.


This event will be captioned. If you require an accommodation for effective communication to fully participate in this event, please contact Lucydania at geneqzoom@berkeley.edu with as much advance notice as possible and at least 7-10 days in advance of the event.

For questions about the event, please email geneqzoom@berkeley.edu.


To learn about your options, rights, and resources to address sexual harassment, stalking, dating & domestic violence, and sexual assault, please go to survivorsupport.berkeley.edu.  For confidential support, please contact Care Advocates at (510) 642-1988.  For urgent  support 24/7, please call the Care Line(510) 643-2005
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Categories: Campus Announcements, GradNews, January 2021