Anti-Trafficking Advocacy Coalition (ATAC)

Activities

Fall 2014

 

September 3, 2014 @ 6 - 8 PM in Golding Lounge West

Come by our mixer and meet the members of ATAC!

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September 22, 2014 @ 12:30 - 1:50 PM in Vanderbilt Hall, Room 210

ATAC will be hosting a panel with prominent scholars and experienced practitioners on the subject of prostitution. Our guests will be offering insights on whether legalization of prostitution would help or hurt efforts to combat human trafficking. Lunch will be served.

Our guests include:

  • Taina Bien-Aime, Executive Director of  Coalition Against Trafficking in Women (CATW)
  • Melissa Broudo, Senior Staff Attorney from the Sex Workers Project; 
  • Jillian Modzeleski, Staff Attorney at Brooklyn Defender Services;
  • Tina Kelley, Staff Writer at Covenant House; and
  • Nancy Hoppock, NYU Professor and Executive Director of NYU Law's Center for the Administration of Criminal Law, who will be moderating the event

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October 22, 2014 @ 4:30 - 6:00 PM in VH 220

ATAC will be hosting a screening of the documentary, "Very Young Girls." Very Young Girls is an exposé of the commercial sexual exploitation of girls in New York City as they are sold on the streets by pimps and treated as adult criminals by police. 

We hope you'll be able to join us! Snacks and wine will be provided.

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November 18, 2014 @ 6:30 PM

ATAC will be holding a potluck dinner to congratulate all the members who worked with our partnered organizations this semester on projects to combat trafficking. Thanks for making a difference!

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December 2, 2014 @ 5:30 PM - 7PM

Take a break from studying and join ATAC for some snacks.