The Kathryn T. Bohannon Speaker Series is sponsored by the Kathryn T. Bohannon Women’s Program Fund. The fund was established in 1993 by Mr. David Folkes in memory of his wife, Kathryn, who was a graduate student at CSU in the Department of Design and Merchandising and Consumer Sciences in 1991. Prior to her return to school, Kathryn was an Environmental Consultant in Denver and an Environmental Engineer with Eastman Kodak in Windsor, Colorado and Rochester, New York. A member of Phi Kappa Phi, Kathryn graduated Cum Laude from Kansas State University in 1974. Kathryn had a committed interest in developing self-esteem in women.
Culturally Safe Sex Education
Jessica Danforth is the founder of the Native Youth Sexual Health Network (NYSHN), the first and only organization of its kind by and for Indigenous youth working across issues of sexual and productive health, rights, and justice through the U.S. and Canada. Danforth will be speak at noon Nov. 5 in LSC 324.
Tough Guise 2: Violence, Manhood and American Culture
Educator and Cultural Theorist Jackson Katz challenges the myths befalling men and boys around the meaning of manhood. The film looks at a series of behaviors that lend to the normalized culture of violence against women and LGBTQ people. The abbreviated film screening will be followed by discussion facilitated by WGAC Staff.
Taking the ‘Boo’ out of ‘Taboo’: Sex Positivity
Emily Ambrose and Priscilla Gardea will be presenting a workshop to promote healthy sexual identity, exploration, and consensual intimate practices. The workshop takes place at noon Nov. 19 in LSC 372-374.
All events are free. For more information visit this website.