This workshop will explore innovative tools to facilitate virtual community building. This will include focusing on intentional community builders for team bonding and strengthening and utilizing different virtual platforms.
The Intersections of Identity, Consent, and Supporting Survivors
UCLA Campus Assault Resources & Education (CARE) Program
During this workshop, student leaders will learn how to support sexual violence survivors within the UCLA community. We will discuss consent, healthy communications and boundaries, the effects of trauma, rights, and resources, and campus resources dedicated to sexual violence.
Watch The Intersections of Identity, Consent, and Supporting Survivors Recording.
Keynote Speaker and UCLA Student Panel:
Dr. D'artagnan Scorza & a panel of UCLA Student Leaders
Watch the Welcome and Keynote Event on Facebook.
Dr. Scorza believes that education can be used as a tool for civic and social empowerment in order to advance justice in communities. His work has centered on building leaders who fight for equity in schools and communities while currently serving as the Executive Director and Founder of the Social Justice Learning Institute and President of the Board of Education for Inglewood Unified School District. He also serves as a lecturer in the Fielding School of Public Health at UCLA, is a UC Regent Emeritus and is the current President of the UCLA Alumni Association. In these roles, he helped pass policies that established veterans’ services centers and prioritized $160 million for student services across UC campuses. He also improved sustainability in Inglewood schools by helping to secure $90 million to support school construction efforts.
Our panel of UCLA Student Leaders will include:
Karen Calderon, President of the Latinx Greek Council, Sister of Lambda Theta Nu Sorority, Inc., Program Activities Board Assistant
Ngoc Nguyen, Former President of the Vietnamese Student Union and former Community Advocacy Coordinator of the Asian Pacific Coalition
Naomi Riley, Undergraduate Student Association Council President
JP Santos, Graduate Student Association President
Nieves Winslow, Queer Alliance at UCLA
Staying Healthy and Safe Leading Your Organization in Times of Covid
UCLA Ashe Center
Discussion of mitigation strategies to reduce or prevent local COVID-19 transmission as student leaders within your organization.
Student Leader Networking and Strategies Discussion
SOLE Advisors & Current Student Leaders
New and returning student leaders will have the opportunity to engage in discussion around the following topics with experienced student leaders in the following areas: member engagement, recruitment, event planning, and collaborations. This is an additional opportunity for student leaders to get to know each other and share strategies.
Discussions will also highlight how student leaders: