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Jerin Arifa is an award-winning activist, a first-generation Bangladeshi and Muslim-American feminist, and happily married woman to an atheist, Alaskan man.

Jerin Arifa is a trailblazer who co-created the campus sexual assault policy for the largest urban public university in the nation; and as a child, created a literacy program for homeless kids in Bangladesh. As the Founder and President of the National Organization for Women’s (NOW) inaugural virtual chapter, Young Feminists and Allies, Jerin mentors millennials across the country.

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Jerin Arifa is an award-winning activist, a first-generation Bangladeshi and Muslim-American feminist, and happily married woman to an atheist, Alaskan man.

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Webinar: Expert Tips to Fight Campus Rape Despite DeVos

Please join Jerin and panel of experts to learn how you can fight campus rape, despite the DeVos debacle, withdrawing Obama-era campus sexual assault guidance.

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6360153984620255234

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Young Feminists and Allies: National Organization for Women's (NOW) Inaugural Virtual Chapter

Founder and President Jerin Arifa will discuss how she spearheaded the campus sexual assault policy for the largest urban public university in the nation -- while she was undocumented. Just as Jerin didn't allow significant challenges to thwart her anti-rape activism, we will share tips on how to fight campus rape during this administration.

 

Panelists

  1. Equal Means Equal: Executive Director Kamala Lopez will discuss the organization's current initiative to fight misogyny. Attorney Wendy Murphy will discuss suing Betsy DeVos over the Title IX decision.

  2. National Women's Law Center (NWLC): Equal Justice Works Fellow Elizabeth Tang will explain the preponderance of evidence and other legal concepts.

  3. Know Your IX: Campus Organizer Lupita Gonzalez will discuss the Campus Organizing Toolkit and organizing at a religious school.

  4. Its On Us: Student Advisory Committee member Emma Heisler-Murray will discuss the intersection of disability rights and Title IX.

Earlier Event: October 1
March For Racial Justice NYC