Holly Kearl, Stop Street Harassment
(Lincoln, NE) ??– The University Program Council (UPC) presents Holly Kearl, Stop Street Harassment on Wednesday, March 16, 2016 in the Nebraska Union Centennial Room. In this talk, Kearl will be talking about the issues of street harassment on college campuses. This event will be free for UNL Students with a valid NCard and $5 for Faculty, Staff, and Public.
Holly Kearl is an expert on the topic of gender-based violence, including street harassment and sexual harassment in schools and on college campuses. She is the founder of the nonprofit organization Stop Street Harassment and a consultant for organizations like the United Nations, Aspen Institute, the State Department, the OpEd Project and YOU. She has authored three book and two national studies. Since 2010, she’s given more than 135 talks, 250 media interviews, and authored more than 60 published articles for outlets like the New York Times, Washington Post, and the Guardian.
The University Program Council (UPC) is a student organization that provides diverse, educational and entertaining programs to enhance the UNL community. UPC acts as the executive body responsible for the implementation of programs and activities funded by University Programs and Facilities Fees (UPFF). For more than 75 years, UPC has been providing entertainment for UNL students in the form of films, speakers, concerts and more! For more information, please visit: http://involved.unl.edu/upc or follow UPC Nebraska on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
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