What is the Sexism Response Workshop?
The Sexism Response Workshop will use improvisation as a tool to start a discussion about sexism. Participants will act out scenarios and evaluate many different responses to sexist comments and actions. Through improvisation activities, the workshop will address a serious topic while still being an enjoyable experience. This workshop will provide participants with strategies to effectively respond to sexism on campus and in the workplace.
Who can attend the Sexism Response Workshop?
All female-identifying students in STEM fields
When and where is the workshop being held?
Sunday, October 30, 2016
Why should I attend the workshop?
The majority of women will experience some form of sexism in their lives — whether it be at school, in the workplace, or elsewhere. You should attend this workshop to participate in a meaningful discussion about sexism and learn strategies to respond to sexism effectively and safely.
How do I attend the workshop?
All WiCS events are governed by the WiCS Code of Conduct: http://wics.uwaterloo.ca/code-of-conduct/