"Before It Happens: Realistic Strategies for Preventing Relationship Violence"
This engaging presentation examines how our cultural ideas about relationships (including those in popular culture) lead to relationship violence. Participants will learn how to take action and change our culture so we can prevent relationship violence before it ever happens.
Speaker: Jeffrey Bucholtz
Date: Tuesday, May 6th
Time: 9:30 – 10:45 a.m.
Place: Student Union East (east side of Cafeteria)
About the presentation
Sponsored by the SWC Foundation and Women’s Resource Center
For the past ten years, Jeffrey S. Bucholtz has worked as an activist and public speaker, providing hundreds of presentations and performances in the fields of sexual violence, masculinity, relationship violence, gender normativity, violence prevention, feminist thought, and the intersectionality of oppression. Jeff received his Master of Arts in Women’s Studies from San Diego State University.
Currently, Jeff is the director of his social business, We End Violence, which provides educational materials/lectures, performances, and consulting services to change culture and prevent violence before it happens. Jeff is also a faculty lecturer at San Diego State University where he teaches Popular Culture and Counseling, and is adjunct faculty at Southwestern College where he teaches Communication.