WRC To Host Second Gray-Torres Conference

April 11, 2012 - Dorene DiNaro

The Women's Resource Center along with UNM President's Office, the English Department, Athletics, Pi Kappa Alpha, Theta Nu Xi, Verizon and others, are once again sponsoring the annual Gray-Torres conference on Interpersonal Violence, entitled "It Begins with Me," on Monday, April 16 from 9:45 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the SUB Ballroom A.

Highlights of the conference include a keynote address by Mike Dilbeck, founder of the Every|Day Hero campaign, a Response Ability program, who strives to empower people to intervene in problem situations and be an Every|Day Hero. Other topics and events include learning how to deal with conflict in personal relationships with Emily Moore, a bystander training with the Rape Crisis Center and a free screening of "Telling Amy's Story," a powerful documentary about domestic violence.

Free pizza and snacks will be provided. Please click here for more information on the conference.  Please click here for more information on Mike Dilbeck.