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National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women 2015

Dec 04, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM Council Chambers, Gilmour Hall Room 111,

Men's Walk: 11:00 am - Meet in front of Hamilton Hall. Panel on Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women: 11:00am - Council Chambers, Gilmour Hall 111. Commemorative Service: 12:15pm - Council Chambers, Gilmour Hall 111

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National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

Dec 04, 2014 from 01:00 PM to 03:00 PM McMaster University Council Chambers, Gilmour Hall room 111,

25th Anniversary of the 1989 Montreal Massacre - Sponsored by McMaster Anti-Violence Network. For more information contact Carol Wood

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"All That Glitters" Jewellery and Handbag Sale

Nov 22, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM The Freeway Cafe, located at 333 King Street East, Hamilton,

Donations of Gently-Used jewellery, Handbags and Scarves will be sold on Saturday, November 22nd, 2014 from 10 am - 2 pm at The Freeway Cafe, located at 333 King Street East, Hamilton.

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The Anti-Violence Network of McMaster Presents: Mac Supports Take Back the Night

Sep 20, 2013 from 11:00 AM to 02:00 PM McMaster Student Union Centre (MUSC) Atrium,

Learn about the systemic causes of violence against women and learn how to FIGHT BACK against rape culture! Discuss how the examples that we hear in the media aren't isolated cases, but instead point to a culture that says it's okay for women to be shamed, harmed, assaulted and blamed experience violence, and be victim-blamed.

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The Shoe Campaign

Sep 02, 2013 10:20 AM McMaster Student Union Centre (MUSC) rooms 231, 229 or in Gilmour Hall B111,

Admissions of women to Canada's shelters exceeded 64, 000 between April 1, 2009 and March 31st, 2010. There are over 600 known cases of missing or murdered Aboriginal women in Canada.

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Women with Disabilities' Experiences of Violence and its Prevention on University and College Campuses

Mar 15, 2012 from 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM Institute of Applied Health Sciences (IAHS) Room 201,

HRES in collaboration with AVN presents speaker Terri-Lynn Langdon, MSW, RSW (Thrive Counselling)

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Aboriginal Women, Violence and Poverty: Current Conditions and Building Solutions

Jan 23, 2012 from 12:30 PM to 01:25 PM Health Sciences room 1A5,

presentation by Linda Ense, Native Women's Centre of Hamilton.

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Before Rosa, Came Viola: One Woman's Stand Against Racism in Canada

Mar 07, 2011 from 12:30 PM to 02:30 PM Togo Salmon Hall, Room 719,

presented by Jody Nyasha Warner author of "Viola Desmond Won't Be Budged!"

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International Women's Day 2010

from Mar 08, 2010 01:00 PM to Mar 12, 2010 09:00 PM

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20th Anniversary of the “Montreal Massacre”

Dec 06, 2009 from 01:00 PM to 03:00 PM 51 Stuart Street West Hamilton, ON,

Sponsored by the Women’s Centre of Hamilton Workers Arts and Heritage Centre

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The Cultural Memory Project

Nov 24, 2009 from 05:30 PM to 07:30 PM Council Chambers, Room 111, Gilmour Hall McMaster University Campus,

Co-Sponsored by the Anti-Violence Network and the Women’s Studies Program, McMaster University Join Dr, Christine Bold, Professor of English, University of Guelph, and author of “Remembering Women Murdered by Men: Memorials across Canada”. Jodie McConnell, Human Rights & Equality Advisor, Toronto.

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Men Against Violence Against Women Panel Discussion

Nov 16, 2009 from 07:30 PM to 09:30 PM Council Chambers, Room 211 Gilmour Hall, McMaster University Campus,

With representatives from McMaster University and Hamilton as they discuss how men can work to stop violence against women.

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"Art or Offense: What Do You Think? 'Why do some men think it's ok to pee into a woman's mouth?"

Oct 27, 2009 from 12:30 PM to 02:00 PM Togo Salmon Hall (TSH), Room 719 ,

A Panel Discussion to Educate, Inform and Mobilize Susan Clairmont, Columnist, The Hamilton Spectator Lenore Lukasik-Foss, Sexual Assault Centre (Hamilton and Area) Medora Uppal, Good Shepherd Centre Women’s Services

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Wendo Self-Defence for Women

from Oct 20, 2009 05:30 PM to Nov 10, 2009 09:00 PM David Braeley Athletic Centre, Activity Centre,

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17th Annual Mahatma Ghandi Peace Festival & Peace Walk

Oct 03, 2009 from 10:00 AM to 03:00 PM Peace Walk, McMaster Downtown Centre, 50 Main E. ,

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Hamilton's Take Back the Night

Sep 24, 2009 from 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM Downtown Centre, 50 Main Street East (at John St.),

Join the AVN at the Student Centre’s Marketplace to raise awareness about violence against women and children. Sign a banner that will be carried in Hamilton's Take Back the Night walk on September 24th, McMaster University – Downtown Centre, 50 Main Street East (at John St.). Rally starts at 6:30 pm. All Women/Trans Women & Children welcome! Men’s discussion group at 7:00 p.m. at the Skydragon Centre, 27 King William Street, Hamilton. For further information, contact 905 525-4573 (Sexual Assault Centre, Hamilton & Area).

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Mac Supports Take Back the Night

Sep 14, 2009 11:35 AM Student Centre Marketplace,

(sponsosred by AVN)

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International Womens' Day

from Mar 08, 2009 12:00 AM to Mar 12, 2009 12:00 AM

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Saying Goodbye to Hanna...

Mar 03, 2009 12:00 AM

On March 3, 2009, members of the Anti-Violence Network and the broader McMaster and Hamilton communities got together to say good-bye to Hanna Schayer, long-time OPIRG staffer and member of the AVN Executive.

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Commemorating Montreal Massacre and All Violence Against Women

Dec 04, 2008 12:00 AM

McMaster students, staff and faculty members gathered in the front of the John Hodgins Engineering Building to commemorate Canada's National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women.

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Cookies 'N Comfort (Brandon Hall)

Oct 29, 2008 12:00 AM

The Anti-Violence Network was very pleased to participate in the Brandon Hall Lounge Open House.

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