Student Safety Month at UQ!

This September, join the UQ Respect team for a variety of events and workshops to promote a safe and respectful campus community! Don’t miss the feature events including an inspirational keynote presentation delivered by Australian of the year – Grace Tame, a panel discussion on primary prevention strategies to stop sexual, domestic and family violence as well as the weekly Respect Hub! 

From 6 September - 3 October, UQ is participating in the National Student Safety Survey conducted by the Social Research Centre. The survey aims to measure student perceptions of safety at Australian universities and experiences relating to sexual assault and sexual harassment. Head to UQ National Student Safety Survey website to find out how you can get involved and discover resources available to you. 

Respect Hub

Respect Hub at St Lucia Sessions

15 September 2021 11:00am29 September 2021 1:00pm
Drop in for a chat with the UQ Respect Ambassadors and learn about the safety and wellbeing supports and initiatives at UQ!
Respect Hub

Respect Hub at St Lucia Sessions

22 September 2021 11:00am6 October 2021 1:00pm
Drop in for a chat with the UQ Respect Ambassadors and learn about the safety and wellbeing supports and initiatives at UQ!

The Do’s and Don’ts of Dating

23 September 2021 4:30pm5:30pm
On Thursday 23 September, join the One Woman Project for an interactive discussion exploring the concept of consent and the Do's and Don'ts of dating!
Puzzle Pieces of Life Art Workshop

Puzzle Pieces of Life Art Workshop

22 September 2021 11:00am3:00pm
Feeling artsy and creative? Join us at the Puzzle Pieces of Life art workshop and paint an individual wooden puzzle piece around the theme of safety and respect. A single puzzle piece sometimes doesn’t make sense, but when they are put together, they form a completed picture!

Respect Hub at Herston Hangouts

15 September 2021 11:00am1:00pm
Drop in for a chat with the UQ Respect team and learn about the safety and wellbeing supports and initiatives at UQ!

Clubs and Societies Professional Development Training : Sexual Misconduct Prevention and Response 101

14 September 2021 4:00pm6:30pm
UQ Respect and UQU are inviting clubs and societies members to a training session on sexual assault and harassment prevention and response. Attend the workshop to equip yourself with the foundational knowledge to be active in prevention and support peers who may disclose experiences of sexual assault and/or harassment. Free pizza will be provided on the night.

Grace Tame Keynote Presentation & Panel Discussion

8 September 2021 2:30pm5:30pm
Join us in discussion with Australian of the Year, Grace Tame, who has spent the last 10 years turning her trauma into advocacy, campaigning for survivors of child sexual assault and as a leader of positive change. Following this keynote presentation, join a diverse panel of internal and external community members to discuss some actionable insights and steps we can start taking today to make a real change - however big or small.
Respect Hub

Respect Hub at St Lucia Sessions

8 September 2021 11:00am22 September 2021 1:00pm
Drop in for a chat with the UQ Respect Ambassadors and learn about the safety and wellbeing supports and initiatives at UQ!
Respect Hub

Respect Hub at St Lucia Sessions

1 September 2021 11:00am15 September 2021 1:00pm
Drop in for a chat with the UQ Respect Ambassadors and learn about the safety and wellbeing supports and initiatives at UQ!

Random Acts of Respect

23 August 2021 8:00am10 September 2021 8:00pm
Have you ever witnessed an act of disrespect and were able to intervene safely? Or perhaps someone intervened to support you. Share your experiences of these everyday 'Random Acts of Respect' through photos, images, articles or artwork!