Symposium–Genocide in Rwanda: Media, Memory, and Denial

The Afro-Romance Institute, Department of Romance Languages and Literatures, The Office of the Vice-Provost of International Programs, The Canadian Consulate in Chicago, The Embassy of Rwanda in Washington D.C., Step Up! American Association for Rwandan Women, and many entities and Departments campus wide are sponsoring a three-day symposium entitled: Genocide in Rwanda: Media, Memory and Denial.  The Symposium will commence April 26, 2012  with a screening of the film “Brussels-Kigali” at 7pm in Mumford Auditorium.  On April 27, 2012 symposium sessions will take place from 9am...

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2012 House of Hope Fundraiser

Step Up! will be hosting a seated dinner and Silent Auction with keynote speaker, Senator Romeo Dallaire, his speech is entitled: “The Casualties of Humanitarian Intervention.” Proceeds from the event will be used to establish a trauma counseling center in Rwanda where survivors of the Rwandan genocide can receive psychological treatment and training. 6-10 pm Tickets are $50. Tickets are available to purchase securely below. You will be taken to a secure page to purchase the tickets. Buy Tickets for The House of...

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A Dance of Hope

A Dance of Hope Saturday, May 2nd 2009 A Gift of Hope Fundraiser Tickets: $50 Rwandan Ballet Dinner Silent Auction PeachTree Banquet Center 120 E. Nifong Blvd Doors Open: 6pm   Program Begins: 7pm. Click Here to Download Event Flyer

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Beyond the Gates Movie Screening

StepUp! Invites you to a movie screening on April 24, 2010 in The United Methodist Church, Columbia MO

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The Survivor Chronicles

Victims of Rape as part of the Genocide in Rwanda Wednesday, October 14th, 12:00-1:30 pm, N208 Memorial Union, Walt Disney Room. Join us to hear the experiences of Dr. Bea Gallimore, the founder of Step Up, Dr. Raeona Nichols from the MU Counseling Center, Dr. Deb Doxsee, a psychologist, and Health Educator Kim Webb from the Student Health Center in their work with survivors of rape in Rwanda and the effects of these war crimes on family and community. Lunch will be provided. [google-map] Let us know if you are coming by commenting on this...

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A Gift of Hope

Step Up! American Assocaition of Rwanda Women Presents: Saturday, May 2nd 2006 A Gift of Hope Fundraiser Tickets: $50 Rwandan Ballet Dinner Silent Auction PeachTree Banquet Center 120 E. Nifong Blvd Doors Open: 6pm   Program Begins: 7pm. Click Here to Download Event Flyer

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