October 21 - 27 is Man Up Against Violence Week

Media Advisory Release Date: October 20, 2017 2:50 p.m.

Media are invited to attend the University of Regina’s Man Up Against Violence (MUAV) activities.

Saturday, October 21:

Man Up Against Violence Rams Game
The October 21 home game at Mosaic Stadium will be featuring the MUAV movement.
2:00-5:00 p.m., Mosaic Stadium

Monday, October 23:

Purple Pancake Breakfast
Celebrities, political figures and our own campus leadership are scheduled to flip and deliver Purple Pancakes first thing Monday morning!
7:00-10:00 a.m., Riddell Centre

Wednesday, October 25:

Documentary Screening
A Better Man is a 2017 Canadian documentary film co-directed by Attiya Khan and Lawrence Jackman.
4:00-6:00 p.m., Research and Innovation Centre (RIC)

Thursday, October 26:

YWCA Blamé Pop-Up Shop
The YWCA will be launching their pop-up shop, Blamé, come out and see the new controversial clothing brand that won multiple awards from PROMO.
11:00 – 5:00 p.m., Rainbow Pit, Education Building

Sexual Assault in the Media & Post Assault Trauma
This panel discussion aims to address how the media impacts victims/survivors of sexual assault by influencing how our thoughts and opinions are formed. We will also explore post-assault trauma; an aspect of sexual assault that is often ignored once the headlines and buzz on social media fade.
6:30-9:00 p.m., Artful Dodger Cafe, 1631 - 11th Avenue, Regina

Friday, October 27:

Provincial Association of Transition Houses of Saskatchewan (PATHS) report launch
Intimate Partner Violence and the Workplace: A Saskatchewan Study
10:00-11:00 a.m., Research and Innovation Centre

For more information, please visit: http://manupagainstviolence.ca/

 

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