Girl Power – Teen Self Defense & Empowerment Camp

Self-defense strategies for teenage girls (Summer camp) Teenage girls are facing more pressure than ever in our modern tech-driven world. Give your daughter the skills she needs to keep herself safe and strong, both physically and emotionally, and where social media is concerned. Our team of female Defense Ninjas will teach how to recognize signs […]
Jul 31, 2019

Global women’s fight against sexual harassment didn’t start with #MeToo

Women in countries such as India, Pakistan and others have long organized successful campaigns against sexual harassment.
Apr 30, 2019

International Women’s Day: Indigenous and Women of Color Rise

Featuring the powerful voices of Dominique Christina, the author of four books and the only person to EVER become a two-time world champion in slam poetry, and Cherry Smiley, warrior hero, feminist activist, scholar, and artist from the Nlaka’pamux (Thompson) and Dine (Navajo) nations. The evening program will inform, educate, empower, inspire, and strengthen our […]
Jan 28, 2019

Energize Your True Purpose at Ignite Your Radiance 2019

You’ve heard the call. You’ve felt the nudge… that inner stirring to do something true with your life. Something meaningful that feeds your soul and recharges your spark. No more do you have to sacrifice your needs, your boundaries, your body and your spirit, in the futile pursuit of fitting in. No longer will you […]
Feb 20, 2019

How #MeToo is Changing Culture, Politics, and Journalism: A Conversation with KUOW’s Sydney Brownstone

Seattle University College of Arts and Sciences and KUOW present How #MeToo is Changing Culture, Politics, and Journalism: A Conversation with KUOW’s Sydney Brownstone on February 26, 6 to 9 p.m. in Campion Ballroom. Sonora Jha, PhD, will facilitate a conversation with Sydney following her presentation. Before and after the program, an interactive resource fair […]
Jan 2, 2019

Ijeoma Oluo helps this writer understand her own privilege

In a talk at Seattle's The Riveter, Ijeoma Oluo spoke about systems of power, identity and privilege — particularly when it comes to the responsibility of writers.
May 16, 2018

Placing #MeToo in Black history

#MeToo continues to be an international movement. But not enough credit goes to Tarana Burke, who coined the phrase to empower young Black women.
Feb 28, 2018

When #MeToo excludes me: current movement mutes black women’s voices

Time's "Person of the Year" issue muted black women's contributions in the struggle against the culture of sexual violence.
Dec 20, 2017