Sunday, March 25 at 6:30pm
Maucker Union Coffeehouse
Pick-up your Human Wrong T-shirts and hear about the issues from a trafficking recovery non-profit, Hagar International.
Sponsored by The River
TRAFFICKING WALK-THROUGH EXHIBIT
Maucker Union Hemisphere Lounge
Opening at 7pm Monday, March 26 and ends at 4pm Thursday, March 29
This interactive exhibit will engage the issue of human trafficking by sharing the stories and statistics of modern-day slaves.
Sponsored by The River
HOPE4JUSTICE: A CANDLELIGHT WALK
Monday, March 26th at 8:30 pm
Start on the Maucker Union Rooftop
During this candlelight walk across campus participants with learn about and remember victims of trafficking in our world.
Sponsored by St. Stephen the Witness Student Center
PANEL ON LOCAL TRAFFICKING
Tuesday, March 27 at 7pm
Maucker Union Ballroom
“Fighting for Freedom in Iowa”: A variety of non-profits and government officials will be answering questions on the Iowa and national trafficking situation and solutions.
Panelist participants present will include: Jake Oeth, Regional Outreach Representative for U.S. Congressman Bruce Braley (D); DVD comments from U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley from Iowa (R); Dr. Teresa Downing-Matibag, Assistant Professor, Iowa State University and representative, Iowa Network Against Human Trafficking; Abraham Funchess, Director of the Waterloo Commission on Human Rights; Melissa Brisbin, Center to Restore Trafficked and Exploited Children, and Hannah Burkle, Rapha House. Sponsored by UNI InterVarsity Christian Fellowship
Wednesday, March 28 at 6:30pm
Maucker Union Center for Multicultural Education
See the issue of trafficking in Cambodia, Latin America and the US artistically presented through the eyes of various cultures.
Sponsored by InterVarsity Christian Fellowship
Thursday, March 29 at 8pm
Lang Hall Auditorium
his event will creatively highlight the issue of modern-day slavery. R. York Moore, has worked as a modern-day abolitionist for ten years and is the National Campaign Director for InterVarsity Christian Fellowship. He will speak on the issue of modern-day slavery, explaining the social, spiritual and economic forces behind it and inviting us to respond on a personal and corporate level.
Sponsored by BASIC