On Tuesday, October 11th members of SGA
participated in two panels: “Consent & Sexual Assault Discussion Panel” and
“How Students Can Lead Society to be More Diverse and Inclusive”.
SGA members Garrett Burgess, Erin Heeter, Tyler Brewster, and Julia Durbin participated in the panel in order to give student perspectives regarding the meaning and importance of consent. The panel was moderated by Brooke Bailey, the coordinator for the University’s “It’s On Us” campaign and Peer Advocate Program. Panelists discussed their personal definitions of “consent” and answered questions from the audience. For more information on this event, WVU’s Peer Advocate program, or Title IX, contact President Pro Tempore Erin Heeter.
SGA members Yasmeen Stubblefield, Jihad Dixon, Shanawar Waris, Alex Wilkinson, and Julia Durbin participated in the panel to
discuss ways in which WVU students can create a more inclusive and diverse environment
on campus and society as a whole. The panel was moderated by SGA advisor and
sociology professor, Daniel Brewster. Panelists took questions from the audience
and Professor Brewster regarding topics such as accessibility, religious
expression, and equity on campus. For more information on this event or Diversity, Equity and Inclusivity, contact Executive Director of Diversity, Julia Durbin.