Programs and Trainings

SAFE Programming provides workshops throughout the year to help students learn about sexual and relationship violence and how to prevent it. Extensive programming takes place during O-Week for all undergraduate incoming students and all upperclassmen advisors; throughout the year programs are offered for the community at large, as well as personalized workshops for student organizations or retreats when requested by students or departments.

Community Workshops

Below is a list of topics we are offering in the Rice community to have meaningful discussions with students, faculty, and staff. They are structured to be interactive and all conversations are LGBT+ inclusive.

If you would like to schedule any of these workshops for your group, please fill out the SAFE Program Request Form or call our office at 713-348-3311.

Assertiveness in Relationships: 1 hour

Breaking The Box: Gender Norms as Roots of Interpersonal Violence: 1 hour

Building Healthy Masculinity: 1-2 hours

Creating a Violence Free Environment: 1.5 hours

 Current Event Talk/Discussion: 1 hour

Healthy Relationships and Communication: 1.5 hours

Let's Talk about Sex: 1.5 hours

LGBTQ+ Ally Training 1.0 and 2.0: 2-4 hour Workshops

Relationship Violence and Stalking: 1 hour 

Resisting Rape Culture: 1 hour

The SAFE Office Services Overview: 1 hour

SAFE Placard Training: 2-4 hour Workshops

Step Up: Becoming an Active Bystander in your College: 1.5 hours

Supporting Students: How to Respond to Interpersonal Violence: 1.5 hours

Swipe Right: Healthy Relationships in The Age of Apps: 1 hour

Who Run the World?: Celebrating Women's Herstory: 1.5 hours

'You' & The Romanticization of Stalking in the Media: 1 hour

(Other special topics upon request)

Documentary Screenings

The Safe Office can also facilitate a documentary screening and discussion for a variety of films/documentaries that focus on topics related to interpersonal violence, gender socialization, and root causes to violence.  If you would to know more about this option or would like to hold a documentary screening for your group, please fill out the SAFE Program Request Form.

Have a question or an idea for a program? Contact us!