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You are invited!


The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith (UAFS) Gender & Intersectional Feminism (GIF) Committee is hosting a public event on domestic violence awareness and advocacy March 12-13. This two-day event is free and open to the public. It brings together a variety of groups and people including survivors, social workers, mental health and other health care workers, NGOs, faculty, college students, high school students, members of the clergy, police officers, and lawyers.



Check out our event schedule. PDF document (PDF will open in a new tab)



Student Competition

Our student art competition, in conjunction with the event, offers $1,000 in cash prizes. 

For Contest Rules please download this flyerPDF document (PDF will open in a new tab)




If you have any questions about this event, please contact Dr. Paulette Meikle at or 479-788-7247; Dr. JaeYoon Park at or 479-788-7298; or Stephanie London at or 479-788-7697.


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