Intersectionality of Change presents: Life Over Logo

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Life Over Logo
October 29, 2021
11:00AM - 1:00PM
Location
Ohio Union Cartoon Room

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Add to Calendar 2021-10-29 11:00:00 2021-10-29 13:00:00 Intersectionality of Change presents: Life Over Logo Please join Sports and Society's Intersectionality of Change movement and Life Over Logo for a town hall event to address social media and the mental health concerns it often prompts in student-athletes. "Intersectionality of Change: Life Over Logo" will bring together organizers of this new initiative, with student-athletes and mental health professionals to address how social media criticism and hate impact student-athletes, and how messaging can be shifted to support the humans who wear the uniforms, over the game they play. Guests will include: Mothers of football players from Ohio State and beyond Counseling psychologists from the Wexner Medical Center who work with student-athletes Social media experts The event will include an introduction of the initiative, small-group discussions around the issue and how it can best be addressed and solved, and an agreement of action items.  A post-event lunch will be served. Location: The Ohio Union Cartoon Room, 3rd Floor, Ohio Union. Register to attend in person. Register to attend on Zoom. Ohio Union Cartoon Room Sports and Society Initiative sportssociety@osu.edu America/New_York public
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Please join Sports and Society's Intersectionality of Change movement and Life Over Logo for a town hall event to address social media and the mental health concerns it often prompts in student-athletes.

"Intersectionality of Change: Life Over Logo" will bring together organizers of this new initiative, with student-athletes and mental health professionals to address how social media criticism and hate impact student-athletes, and how messaging can be shifted to support the humans who wear the uniforms, over the game they play.

Guests will include:

  • Mothers of football players from Ohio State and beyond
  • Counseling psychologists from the Wexner Medical Center who work with student-athletes
  • Social media experts

The event will include an introduction of the initiative, small-group discussions around the issue and how it can best be addressed and solved, and an agreement of action items. 

A post-event lunch will be served.

Location: The Ohio Union Cartoon Room, 3rd Floor, Ohio Union.

Register to attend in person.

Register to attend on Zoom.