Past Event

Rom-Con: A Discussion of Romantic Relationships in Contemporary

April 9, 2021
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Online Event

We invite you to join University Life for our upcoming panel event Rom-Con: A Discussion of Romantic Relationships in Contemporary Media on Friday, April 9 at 11:00 AM. RSVP is required. After you complete your registration, you'll receive a confirmation email containing the Zoom link, a password, and instructions for joining the event. Register here.

Led by Columbia’s Title IX Coordinator Marjy Fisher, this panel discussion will reexamine media depictions of romantic tropes and how they may potentially influence relationship expectations and norms.

Panelists will include:

  • Marjy Fisher(she/her), Associate Vice President & Title IX Coordinator (Moderator)
  • Charlene Bernasko (she/her), Violence Prevention Educator, Sexual Violence Response, Columbia University 
  • Dr. Brett Gary (he/him), Associate Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication, New York University 
  • Dr. Geraldine Downey (she/her), Robert Johnston Niven Professor of Humane Letters in Psychology, Columbia University

Columbia University makes every effort to accommodate individuals with disabilities. If you require disability accommodations to attend an event at Columbia University, please contact Disability Services ([email protected] or 212-854-2388) at least 10 days in advance of the event. Requests for CART (Communication Access Realtime Translation) or sign language interpretation require two weeks' notice.

Contact Information

Office of University Life