Men in High Heels One of Several Events Planned at WWU for CARDV

Men at William Woods University plan to totter around campus in high heels next Saturday.

 


They hope to raise money and awareness for CARDV (the Coalition Against Rape and Domestic Violence). Dubbed “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes,” the event will be held at 11 a.m.  It will cap off a week of activities sponsored by Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity in support of CARDV. The schedule is:

 

Monday, April 13, 7 p.m., Burton 006

Speak Out! A survivor of domestic violence tells her experiences with intimate partner violence and offers the opportunity to learn from the challenges she faced.

 

Tuesday, April 14, 5 p.m., Burton 006
Movie Night with CARDV: “They Never Call It Rape,” an eye-opening documentary about one woman’s experience with gang rape on her college campus. 

 

Tuesday, April 14, 7 p.m., Burton 006

“Defending Our Lives,” a documentary focusing on the enormous amount of violence that women in domestic violence situations experience.   

 

Wednesday, April 15, 5 p.m., Model Courtroom (Burton Building)

Tell it to the Judge! Meet a local judge, deputy sheriff, police lieutenant and assistant prosecuting attorney and hear how they all work with CARDV day in and day out when facing incidents of domestic violence.

                                                             

Wednesday, April 15, 7 p.m., Model Courtroom (Burton Building)

You be the jury!  Campus actors play Melissa Stanton and Joe Richards in a mock court trial to decide what really happened after a wild and questionable night in a local bar… participants invited to be actors or jurors to decide the verdict.

 

Thursday, April 16, 5:30 p.m., Burton 100

Tough Guise.  Join CARDV for a short film, “Tough Guise,” and a candid discussion about G.I. Joe, Manhood, and what’s really going on inside that girls head! (Men only)

 

Thursday, April 16, 5:30 p.m., Helen Stephens Sports Complex

Beating the Freeze.  The women of William Woods University are invited to participate in a self-defense course and learn strategic ways to ward off an attacker.  (Women only)

 

For more information, contact Neil E. Stanglein, coordinator of Greek life & student involvement, at (573)592-1658 or neil.stanglein@williamwoods.edu or Mike Towle, community service chair, Pi Kappa Alpha, at (816)914-2914 or Michael.towle@williamwoods.edu.