Big 10 Gender Based Violence Program Staff Gathering
July 13-14, 2017
We are so excited to be hosting the Summer 2017 Big 10 Gender Based Violence Program Staff Gathering, on the beautiful University of Wisconsin-Madison campus! Thank you for your interest in being a part of Violence Prevention and Survivor Services’ (formerly UHS-EVOC) mission to create change on college campuses.
Important deadlines for the events are listed below, and additional logistical information is available. Please let the event coordinator, Alexandra Little, know if you have any questions, concerns, or needed accommodations as you prepare to join us for this gathering at firstname.lastname@example.org.
March 28, 2017 – Registration opens (no cost for registration; participants must cover their own travel and lodging expenses)
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
April 21, 2017 – Preferred registration deadline (registration will remain open after this date)
May 31, 2017 – Deadline to submit program, presentation, and panel proposals (informal process)
June 6, 2017 – Deadline to reserve a room within our block at the Graduate Hotel Madison at reduced rate
June 16, 2017 – Registration closes for priority consideration
July 13-14, 2017 – The gathering!
Tentative Schedule (including meals)
**A more detailed schedule will provided in the future**
Wednesday, July 12: Informal welcome/networking evening reception for those who are arriving early (details forthcoming; light refreshments provided, cash bar)
Thursday, July 13: Gathering 8:30-4pm--Continental breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snacks provided (dinner on your own)
Evening event: Group walk and s'mores at the Picnic Point Fire Pit
Friday, July 14: Gathering 9-3pm--Continental breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snacks provided (dinner on your own)
Date: Thursday, July 13–Friday, July 14, 2017
Alexandra Little, event coordinator
Note: Due to other events, conferences, and gatherings occurring in Madison during this time, we strongly recommend reserving a hotel room within our block at the Graduate Hotel Madison as early as possible. Please call (608) 257-4391 (no online reservation) to make your reservation, and be sure to mention UHS-EVOC.
Guests: This gathering is for professional staff members at Big 10 schools who provide violence prevention and/or victim advocacy services. Other colleagues, such as community-based victim service providers, investigators, and key campus stakeholders, are welcome to attend at the invite and discretion of each campus sa/dv center/program staff.