DoctorJonPaul Challenges Gonzaga Students to Use Their Voice
In a world where it can be difficult to discuss the issues that so many people face on a daily basis and in a country that is so divided, there needs to be more people encouraging and educating us on how to use our voice. Dr. Jon Paul Higgins opened a dialogue called Speaking Truth to Power in a Culture of Fear in the Cataldo Globe Room on Feb. 7. Ironically, what he wanted the audience to learn was how to unlearn.
Campus Pride 2017 Announces the Camp Pride Summer Leadership Academy Team & Staff
Campus Pride’s 11th annual Summer Leadership Academy Camp Pride will take place from July 18-23, 2017 in Charlotte, NC. The leadership academy is the premier national training for social justice and grassroots activism for LGBTQ and ally young adults at colleges and universities.
How To Deal: Being Black & Queer | The Outline Podcast
Doctor Jon Paul, speaker/activist, joins the show this week to discuss the experiences of being Black and Queer in current times. We Deconstruct ideas of hypermasculinity and its effects on self-expression, dating, and true freedom.
The Center for Women’s Studies welcomed Dr. Jonathan Paul Higgins Thursday, October 20. Higgins delivered a lecture titled “Adding A Bit More Color to Your Rainbow” to a group of faculty, staff and students. His talk addressed the issues that queer people of color (QPOC) face in contemporary America and the root causes of these issues.
The next Conversations on Diversity presentation will feature Cal State San Bernardino alumnus Jonathan Higgins, who will discuss “Adding a Little Bit More Color to Your Rainbow,” on Thursday, Jan. 26.
DoctorJonPaul on Fashion, Activism & Blazing Your Own Path | Chubstr
When we think of activism, we think of grassroots movements in protests. We imagine Black Lives Matter rallies and the Women’s March as facilitators for social justice. But what other forms of activism and advocacy are out there? Can there be activism in simply existing in spaces that don’t always welcome you?
As students poured into the Multicultural Center at last semester’s end-of-the-year debriefing for some free Panda Express, many stop and talk to a recognizable face: Assistant Director of Multicultural Affairs Jon Higgins.