Summit Recap Reel

Claim Your Spot!

This event has been planned BY 

students 

FOR 

students!

WHERE?

Southern Maine Community College

WHO?

FREE to all students & school chaperones Torrey DeVitto (Pretty Little Liars!) &          Reggie Walker (retired NFL linebacker!)

WHEN?

May 18, 2020    8:30AM- 2PM

WHAT?

A day of dating violence prevention education

PRIZES!

Prizes from Thrive Causemetics, T-Shirts & cash! 

FOOD!

sponsored by The Holy Donut & other locals!

Summit Press

Learning Objectives

Students who attend this summit will be able to:

  • Define and recognize consent, as it relates to sexual and other interpersonal interactionsIdentify their boundaries and how to be comfortable in maintaining them
  • Ask for consent in a way that isn’t coerciveIdentify a situation that may escalate to sexual assault, how to be an active bystander, non-confrontational ways to intervene (BAEstander!)
  • Empathize with and better respond to survivors of sexual violenceAccess resources for themselves or friends who have been impacted by sexual violence (national and local)
  • Contribute to changing the culture of their school/community with better practices around consent, bystander intervention, and general rape culture.
  • Understand how “rape culture” and gender roles impact consent

 

Adults/mentors who attend this summit will be able to:

  • Define and help students recognize consent, as it relates to sexual and other interpersonal interactions
  • Empathize with survivors of sexual violenceAccess local and national resources for themselves, friends, or students/youth, who have been impacted by sexual violenceHelp students apply communication skills that build understanding of their needs in relationships and that express their boundaries
  • Understand how “rape culture” and gender roles impact consent
  • Communicate more comfortably and directly with youth about sex, sexuality, and consent (or help them get to the people who are more comfortable)

Break Out sessions will be presented by partner organizations and experts in each location.

National Sponsors:

We are so grateful to our advisory board: 

Senator Rebecca Millett who is working with the committee to draft consent education legislation to coincide with the summit.

Aaron Filieo, for bringing so much of the team together and for championing our work with all the coaches in town!