Oberlin College and Conservatory

Niah Grimes - Liberatory Re-imagining: Envisioning Equitable Approaches to Campus Sexual Violence Prevention and Response

Monday, April 15 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm

King Building, Room 106
10 North Professor Street, Oberlin, OH 44074

Niah Grimes (she/her/hers) is a nationally certified counselor, educator, and social justice advocate. Grimes is dedicated to dismantling interlocking systems of oppression and domination in higher education and beyond. She is currently one of University of Georgia’s (UGA) College of Education doctoral research award recipients, where she writes and researchers about the experiences of black womxn in higher education, campus sexual violence, dis/ability liberation, and intersectionality.

This session will explore equitable interventions that center minoritized students to aid in campus sexual violence prevention and response initiatives. Utilizing Queer Black Feminism and liberatory imagining, this session will provide participants with an intersectional and power-conscious lens to approach campus sexual violence advocacy work.

This event is part of Consent Month, and is sponsored by the Office of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion.

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Administrative, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion



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Suzanne Denneen

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