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WALK TO STOP DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

DATE: October 22 (Wednesday)

TIME: Noon

MEETING AT: Rosenthal Library lobby at noon


Help to raise awareness about domestic violence by joining us for a 30-minute (12:15-12:45 pm) walk around the Quad. Bring a sign or just lend your support by wearing something PURPLE.


​WHEN EVERY MOMENT COUNTS: HOW TO CREATE A SAFETY PLAN FOR DV SURVIVORS

​Presented by Dr. Carmella T. M. Marrone, Executive Director and Founder, Women & Work, Queens College
DATE: October 22 (Wednesday) 
TIME: 1:00-2:30 pm
LOCATION: Rosenthal Library, 5th floor, President's Conference Room 2

​This PowerPoint presentation is intended to provide participants with the information needed to create a viable safety plan for victims of domestic violence. Preparedness is a key component in keeping a women, children, and pets safe from abusers. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A. Participants will receive a booklet to help them create a safety plan on their own.  



DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS DAY AT QUEENS COLLEGE

 

Date: 08 October 2014

Location: Rosenthal Library, Queens College, 65-30 Kissena Boulevard, Flushing, NY 11367

Open to All – Free Admission

 

  • · DOMESTIC VIOLENCE: AN AMERICAN TRAGEDY (9:30-10:30 am)

o    ​Presented by Dr. Carmella T. M. Marrone, Executive Director & Founder, Women & Work, QC, CUNY

LOCATION: Queens College Rosenthal Library, 5th floor, President’s Conference Room #2

This PowerPoint presentation examines the depth of the problem the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has determined is an “epidemic in America.” The presentation will be followed by a Q&A. Attendees should be aware that this presentation contains graphic images.

 

  • ·         THE HARDEST JOURNEY: FROM VICTIM TO SURVIVOR (11-11:30 am)

o    Speaker: Martha Zupanic, Domestic Violence Survivor and Women & Work Graduate, Spring 2011

LOCATION: Queens College Rosenthal Library, 5th floor, President’s Conference Room #2

The journey from victim to survivor is perhaps the most difficult of all. It begins with the hope that when you finally find the courage to ask for help you will be able to connect with someone who will shepherd you along the way. Ms. Zupanic chose to break the silence and become a symbol for others to know that change is possible. Q&A to follow.

 

  • ·         SHINE THE LIGHT ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE (12-1:15 pm)

LOCATION: Queens College, Rosenthal Library Rotunda

o    This ceremony is meant to officially record Queens College’s partnership in New York State’s campaign intended to raise awareness about domestic violence. Our ceremony includes:

§  Welcome to Shine the Light on Domestic Violence – Dr. Carmella Marrone

§  Greetings from Queens College – Assistant Vice President Reinalda Medina

§  Reading of the Queens College Proclamation – Assistant Vice President Glenda Grace, Esq.,

                                                               Chief of Staff & Deputy to the President

§  Community Representative – Courtney Cariello, Community Liaison to

                                                    Assemblywoman Nily Rozic

§  A Survivor Speaks Out – Martha Zupanic, Women and Work Graduate

§  Closing Comments – Dr. Carmella Marrone

 

  • ·         ​WOMEN PARTNERING FOR CHANGE (2:30-3:15 pm)

 LOCATION: Queens College Rosenthal Library, 5th floor, President’s Conference Room #2

Dr. Carmella Marrone, Executive Director of W&W, will discuss the many ways in which everyone can help to raise awareness through projects, actions and partnerships to bring an end to domestic violence. 

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 Office Information

 
OFFICE:
Queens College Extension Center
25 West 43rd Street, Suite 1005 
New York, New York 10036

Phone:
212.642.2070 or 718.997.4899
Staff Directory

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR:
Carmella T. M. Marrone, PhD

Phone
:
212.642.2071

Email:
carmella.marrone@qc.cuny.edu



ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR

Taniamarie Nylund, MA

Phone:
212.642.2057

Email:
taniamarie.nylund@qc.cuny.edu
 

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