Upcoming RHIG events
1. Last RHIG meeting of Spring Quarter:
Day/Time: Thursday, May 21st 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Location: CHS 41-268
6pm. Introductions + dinner
6:30pm. Guest Presentation: California Latinas for Reproductive
This presentation will focus on CLRJ’s background, history and focus on sharing their reproductive justice framework in working to improve the lives of Latinas and our/their
families throughout California. This will include CLRJ’s current policy work (Assembly Bills 302 and 329 and Senate Bills 4 and 23), highlight the Latinas 4 RJ: Leadership Institute 2015 in L.A. and Oakland, and the Justice for Young Families Initiative.
It will conclude with a brief discussion on ways that students and allies can get involved in reproductive justice work!
7pm. Breakout groups to strategize on current RHIG projects
2. RHOP (Reaching Healthy Outcomes Project) Meeting
Day/Time: Monday, May 18th 6:00 – 7:00 PM
Location: Cafe Med (FSPH building) — in front of the vending machine area
We are very excited that RHIG is partnering with MCP (Mobile Clinic Project) to revamp RHOP. Please join us if you are interested in planning curriculum, working
with homeless youth, and facilitating workshops.
RHOP is a health education project which works with homeless youth. Medical and Public Health student volunteers use games and informal discussions to promote self-empowerment
and healthy lifestyles with homeless youth. RHOP volunteer function as positive role models and provide a safe and accepting environment for its clients to express themselves.