1 Billion Rising Events

1 Billion Rising – Stanford Medical Student Wellness

United States > Stanford , CA > 291 Campus Drive, Palo Alto, CA 94305 > 2017-02-14 > 12:20 pm

About The Event

Choreography Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mRU1xmBwUeA The Office of Medical Student Wellness invites the Stanford community to join 1 Billion Rising, a solidarity movement demanding justice for all women and girls, and end violence against them. Since 2012, One Billion Rising organizers have organized dance flash mobs on February 14th to raise awareness about violence against women. V-Day’s One Billion Rising campaign defines itself as a global strike; a refusal to accept violence against women and girls as a given; a call to men and women to refuse to participate in the status quo until rape and rape culture ends; and last, but not least, an invitation to dance. Get Ready for V-Day February 14th! Flash Mob Dance Rehearsals Alway M112 Monday, February 6th, 2017 from 7:30 – 9:30 pm Wednesday, February 8th, 2017 from 7:30 – 9:30 pm Monday February 13th, 2017 from 7:30 –9:30 pm Locations for Flash Mob February 14th, 2017 LKSC Herb Garden Discovery Walk – 12:20 pm Clark Center Courtyard – 12:50 pm For updates please visit the OMSA Facebook Page. Please contact Griselda Paredes ([email protected]), Medical Student Wellness Manager, if you have questions.

About The Organization

Office of Medical Student Wellness

The Office of Medical Student Wellness provides student life advising, wellness programming and learning environment initiatives to enable students to thrive academically and personally throughout their medical school experience.

Our aim is to foster a safe and supportive learning environment. The following principles inform our work:

To empower students to develop their professional identity, and find meaning within their medical school experience
To enable students to succeed as lifelong leaders
To embrace the value of diversity and personal growth throughout the journey
To encourage self-care, resiliency, wellness and the pursuit of one’s passions
To engage all individuals in the promotion of a sense of belonging within the community

About The Organizer

Griselda Paredes

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