Program Resource Submission
Program Title: “Gay Rights Are Wrong” Date:
Staff Member(s): Cherkira, Chukwuemeka
Staff Member Area(s): 156 High (Writer’s Block)
Were any other student groups/offices/organizations involved? If so, please list: UJAMAA, QueerWes, WeSlam
Please provide a brief description of the program:
This program was designed to facilitate dialogue across very different groups on campus. It consisted of a workshop on White Supremacy in the Gay Rights Movement. It also, had an incredible spoken word performance by a group called “Dark Matter.”
Please list any materials/items/supplies needed for the program, as well as an approximate budget:
This program costs about 3500 for honorarium and travel of the performers and workshop facilitators.
In your opinion, what made this program such a success?
The group “DarkMatter” was the biggest success of the program because they are brilliant, movement builders and are dedicated to restorative justice. Also, advertising and planning ahead was key.