Graduate Student Outreach & Education

The graduate student community entails a unique experience and requires a specialized dialogue to further educate students on sexual violence and how advocate for change in this community of students. Workshops and training sessions for graduate students are in development. 

If you are interested in programming for graduate students, please reach out to Rae Chaloult, chaloul2@msu.edu, Prevention Specialist. 


We are excited to announce that the second annual faculty, staff, and graduate student summit will be held on March 13th, 2020

The call for educational session proposals for the Annual Prevention Summit for MSU Faculty, Staff, Graduate and Professional Students is now open!

The summit is supported by the Prevention, Outreach, and Education (POE) Department to promote and educate members of the MSU campus community on sexual misconduct and relationship violence, eliminating gender-based violence on campus, empowering the MSU community to become advocates for a non-violent community, and positively affecting social change.  The summit experience provides intentional space focusing on creating collaboration across the campus community.

POE, along with members of the summit committee, invite educational session proposals that engage topics of gender-based violence prevention and the summit theme of Navigating Change: Building Our Future Together. Proposals include the following session types:

  • Talk - Presentation on a specific topic and or expertise. 45 minutes.
  • Workshop - Presentation on a specific topic and or expertise utilizing interactive skill-building activities / engagement. 45 minutes.
  • Extended - Presentation on a specific topic and or expertise but engages on a deeper and more focused lens while also including critical reflection and skill-building interaction for participants. 90 minutes.

The deadline to submit a proposal is October 14th, 2019. Submit a proposal by following this link: Annual Prevention Summit for MSU Faculty, Staff, Graduate and Professional Students.

Registration for the summit will be announced in February, 2020.

Click here to visit our resource page for graduate and professional students!