Calendar

Nov
14
Wed
MORE
Racial Justice Workshop: Level 300
Nov 14 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Racial Justice Workshop: Level 300 @ YWCA Empowerment Center

LEVEL 300: Exploring Privilege

RACIAL JUSTICE WORKSHOP – FALL 2018 SERIES

This session offers the opportunity for internal reflection through a combination of constructive dialogue and interactive activities. This workshop includes a screening of Mirrors of Privilege: Making Whiteness Visible. The stories highlighted in the film are insightful, poignant and speak to the subtle and overt behaviors stemming from bias that take many forms: personal, interpersonal, cultural, institutional and systemic.

All sessions will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at YWCA Madison’s Empowerment Center located at 2040 S. Park Street. Purchased individually, each workshop is $100. Attend all three levels and save $50.

Exploring Privilege: Level 300—November 14, 2018

To register for the Racial Justice Workshops click here. To be notified about future workshop dates or if you have additional questions, please email Libby Tucci.

Dec
1
Sat
MORE
Restorative Justice Workshop: Level 100
Dec 1 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Restorative Justice Workshop: Level 100 @ YWCA Empowerment Center

Level 100: Restorative Justice as a Way to Dismantle Institutional Racism

RESTORATIVE JUSTICE WORKSHOP – FALL 2018 SERIES

The Restorative Justice program is embedded in Racial Equity Justice. Through experiential and practical activities participants will ground the work and the philosophy using a racial justice lens.

Some of the topics are:

  • What is Restorative Justice? What is Restorative and what is Justice?
  • Honoring Restorative Justice roots and history Indigenous Roots of Restorative Justice
  • The School-to-prison pipeline
  • Punitive VS Restorative
  • Intent VS Impact
  • Ending the cycle of harm
  • Power with VS Power Over

This session will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on a Saturday at YWCA Madison’s Empowerment Center located at 2040 S. Park Street. Purchased individually, each workshop is $125. Attend all three levels and save $75.

Restorative Justice as a Way to Dismantle Institutional Racism: Level 100—December 1, 2018

To register for the Restorative Justice Workshops click here. To be notified about future workshop dates or if you have additional questions, please email Alí Treviño-Murphy.

Jan
11
Fri
MORE
Restorative Justice Workshop: Level 200
Jan 11 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Restorative Justice Workshop: Level 200 @ YWCA Empowerment Center

Level 200: Building Empathy Through Restorative Justice Circle Process

RESTORATIVE JUSTICE WORKSHOP – WINTER SERIES

Empathy has been used as a determinant for virtuous behavior, which is why there is a broad and ever-growing body of research surrounding this topic. In this experiential workshop, we will experience and practice circle process as a natural empathy and resilience cultivator.

Some of the topics are:

  • Science of Empathy
  • Elements of Circles
  • Circle Experience
  • The Power of Storytelling
  • Circle Practice

This session will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at YWCA Madison’s Empowerment Center located at 2040 S. Park Street. Purchased individually, each workshop is $125. Attend all three levels and save $75.

Building Empathy Through Restorative Justice Circle Process: Level 200—January 11, 2019

To register for the Restorative Justice Workshops click here. To be notified about future workshop dates or if you have additional questions, please email Alí Treviño-Murphy.

Feb
8
Fri
MORE
Restorative Justice Workshop: Level 300
Feb 8 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Restorative Justice Workshop: Level 300 @ YWCA Empowerment Center

LEVEL 300: Restorative Justice In Education Framework (Holistic Restorative Approach For Cultural Shift)

RESTORATIVE JUSTICE WORKSHOP – WINTER SERIES

In this workshop, we will explore and engage in dialogue around the framework of Restorative Justice in Education (Evans & Vaandering). Within this framework, Restorative Justice is deeply connected to teaching and learning theory, as well as to school climate and culture. We will explore how RJE can be implemented in the institutional structure of a school through its three components: Nurture healthy relationships, create just and equitable learning environments, and repair harm and transform conflict.

Some of the topics are:

  • Restorative Justice and creating equity in our schools & neighborhood
  • Restorative Justice in Education framework
  • Restorative Justice beliefs & values
  • Restorative conversations and relationships
  • YWCA RJ Implementation model align with PBIS & RJE framework
  • Barriers, challenges, success stories

This session will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at YWCA Madison’s Empowerment Center located at 2040 S. Park Street. Purchased individually, each workshop is $125. Attend all three levels and save $75.

Restorative Justice In Education Framework (Holistic Restorative Approach For Cultural Shift): Level 300—February 8, 2019

To register for the Restorative Justice Workshops click here. To be notified about future workshop dates or if you have additional questions, please email Alí Treviño-Murphy.

Feb
21
Thu
MORE
Circle of Women
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Celebrate the power of individual philanthropy at the Circle of Women fundraiser. Guests hear from women who have changed their lives with support from YWCA Madison and discover how their gift benefits women and their families in our community. YWCA create this event to encourage philanthropy among women and provide an opportunity to network with others from diverse social, ethnic, economic, educational, and cultural backgrounds. Men are also welcome to attend.

We will feature speakers from our three program areas at the 2018 Circle of Women event. Learn more about the programs and information to be presented at the event by exploring the links below. Thank you for your support!

Button Style 2