Walk a Mile in Their Shoes
The purpose of Walk a Mile in Their Shoes is to create a united gender movement where everyone will be a part of the solution to ending sexualized violence by marching a mile in another's shoes. Men participating in Walk a Mile in Their Shoes are asked to wear heels for the event. Women are asked to wear tennis shoes.
This years event is Monday, April 11, 2016 with check-in beginning at 5:00 p.m. by the KIVA/Risman Plaza.
SCHEDULE FOR EVENT
|TIME||SCHEDULE OF EVENTS||ADDITIONAL DETAILS|
|5:00 PM||Check-In and Registration||
Get comfortable in your shoes
|5:30 PM||Welcome and Keynote Speakers|
|6:00 PM||Walk Begins at the Student Center|
|6:30 PM||Walk Ends||Awards, Door Prizes, Flashperks, Extra Credit Slips and Collect Shoes|
GETTING YOUR SHOES
Men are encouraged to go out and find their own shoes to wear for Walk a Mile in Their Shoes We have created a flyer to help you in located shoes that are the right size.
We are currently collecting high heel shoes - sizes 12 and higher for this year's event. Shoe donations of one or two pairs would be greatly appreciated and accepted at Kent State's Women's Center (125 Midway Drive, Kent, OH 44243), Monday thru Friday from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
2015 event Thank yous
Thank you to the following offices and student groups for helping to plan the 2015 event:
- The Women's Center
- Office of Sexual and Relationship Violence Support Services
- Department of Intercollegiate Athletics
- Greek Councils
- University Health Services - Office of Health Promotions
- Residence Services
- Kent Interhall Council
- Students Against Sexual Assault
- Center for Student Involvement
- University College