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At Genesis, we know that domestic violence is not a private issue and one in four women will be affected in her lifetime. In Corporate America, over 8 billion dollars are lost each year due to domestic abuse. The Genesis Lecture Series consists of four educational presentations, focused on informing guests on timely topics while arming attendees with the knowledge needed to make a difference within their own companies, families and communities. Please join us for this year’s Lecture Series, A Century in the Making, as we celebrate the 19th Amendment Centennial, recognizing the women who have paved the way for equal rights throughout the last century.

 

We are actively monitoring the COVID-19 situation and are invested in the health of employees, clients, donors and volunteers alike. As a result, Part II, III and IV of the 2020 Lecture Series have been rescheduled and will be virtual events rather than in-person. The updated Lecture Series schedule is posted below. Attendees will receive an email directing them to the virtual meeting closer to the event date.

For up-to-date information on how Genesis is responding the coronavirus, visit the Genesis Hub.

 

Lecture Series Part 3: The Evolution of Understanding Mental Health & Trauma

A CENTURY IN THE MAKING: GENDER EQUALITY

FOUR-PART SERIES SCHEDULE

  • February 26 - Part One: The Evolution of Women's Rights in the Legal System
    This lecture will focus on the evolution of women’s legal rights beginning with the passage of the 19th Amendment.
  • Rescheduled: August 19 - Part Two: The Evolution of Technology – A New Weapon
    The second lecture will highlight how domestic violence has changed with the technological developments in recent years.
  • Rescheduled: October 8 - Part Three: The Evolution of Understanding Mental Health & Trauma
    The third lecture will focus on how our understanding and treatment of mental health and how it affects women has evolved over the last century.
  • Rescheduled: November 10 -  Part Four: The Evolution of the Solution
    The final lecture in the series will make a call to action for attendees to fight for women’s rights in their own homes and communities by affecting legislation, consistently voting and supporting local women’s organizations.