Prevention Coordinator Chris Walters: “We are actually the birthplace, the creator of this idea. We’re really excited that it at least had a little start here.”
RSVP Center coordinator Christopher Walters: “We can make an impact in stopping violence.”
IFC VP of Programming Nick Danter said he saw the chapter members become willing to have frank, open discussions.
MU plans to host a nationwide event with other schools who participate in the Green Dot program next year.
The slates address a variety of issues from increasing affordability in housing and dining to advocating for mental health and social justice issues to better the lives of MU students.
Forty-six percent of conference attendees admitted being victims of some form of violence.
The conference offered a day of discussion and activities focused on ending power-based personal violence.