Post Election Resources

Post-Election Safety Planning and Support – A Transformative Justice Guide to Staying Safe in this Moment: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1dfh4EO9TVBoFueswrO0Tkw3DF4huF7nT/view?fbclid=IwAR192fNyj1-u_YQu8wkEqN3CsiVHv8jBu3-OALwXCKMBZ_BXXf44eyHeJIY 

Sunday, November 1, 5 p.m. // Brown University Chaplains – “Faith & Resilience” conversation about how our beliefs and traditions, secular and religious, are (or can be) supporting us through this fraught election season. Zoom link

 

Tuesday, November 3 (ongoing) // Counseling and Psychological Servicesremote counseling sessions available after Election Day for students needing a place to discuss the election or anything else. Students can go to the CAPS Appointment Request Form or email a request to counseling@health.brown.edu to set up a meeting.

 

Tuesday, November 3, 5 p.m. to 3 a.m. // Voting Night Support grab-and-go snacks and in-person support from staff at Main Green, Pembroke Green, Simmons Quad & Wriston Quad.

 

Tuesday, November 3, 7 to 11 p.m. // Disability Justice at Brown – “Election Night Decompression/Breathing Room” will include two open Zoom spaces; one for students to focus on self-care and another with screen-sharing of election results to watch together. Open to all students; disabled, mentally ill, and/or BIPOC students are especially welcome! Zoom link

 

Tuesday, November 3, 7 to 11 p.m. // Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs/ Taubman Center for American Politics and Policy – “Election Night Watch Party” with a faculty panel and various alumni and student commentators who will preview expectations for the night’s results and highlight bellwethers to watch. Register

 

Wednesday, November 4, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. // Brown RISD Hillel – “Virtual Open Space” for students to come together virtually and process the election as a Jewish community. Register

 

Wednesday, November 4, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. // School of Public Health – “Living with Uncertainty” session to practice and explore how mindfulness might support you in such complex and volatile times, including guided instruction with time for dialogue and questions on bringing mindfulness into daily life. RSVP.

 

Wednesday, November 4, 5 p.m. // Identity, Cultural and Community Centers –  Join this community hour for open conversation around the election process and results, for both students and staff. Zoom link.

 

Wednesday, November 4, 6 to 7:30 p.m.  // LGBTQ Center – “Creative Community Care.” Join Swearer Center Practitioner in Residence Ben Freeman ’13 (he/him) for a night of creative self-care. Bring a sketchbook, a notebook, a scrapbook, an instrument, something to dress up and feel fabulous in – this will be a space for nurturing and staying aligned with the parts of us that are most deeply alive. Zoom link.

 

Wednesday, November 4, 7 to 8:30 p.m. // Offices of the President & Provost, and Campus Life – Virtual Community Reflection Event via Zoom. The president, provost, University Chaplain Janet Cooper Nelson, faculty and students will speak. Registration required

 

Thursday, November 5, 9 a.m. // Identity, Cultural and Community Centers –  Join this community hour for open conversation around the election process and results, for both students and staff. Zoom link.

 

Thursday, November 5, 12 to 1 p.m. // Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs/ Taubman Center for American Politics and Policy – “Making Sense of the Election” debrief with Professor Richard A. Arenberg and Professor Wendy J. Schiller (students only). Register.

 

Thursday, November 5, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. // School of Public Health – “Election Aftermath: Public Health in the US.” Join Dean Ashish Jha and a group of national experts as they unpack how the US election will influence public health in 2021 and beyond. Register.

 

Thursday, November 5, 4 p.m. // Campus LifeTake your mind off the election with some fun and games, i.e. covidopoly, charades, etc. Zoom link.

 

Thursday, November 5, 5 to 6 p.m. // LGBTQ Center – “Never Silent: Post Election Space for LGBTQ Grad & Med Students.” Join Graduate Student Coordinator Gabi Gonzalez (they/she/he) and other LGBTQ+ students to process the ongoing implications of the Presidential election, elections in the Senate and House, and recent changes to the Supreme Court. Zoom link

Thursday, November 5, 7 to 8 p.m. // Swearer Center – “Where Do We Go From Here?” virtual gathering for debriefing, organizing, building resilience, and more. RSVP. Zoom link.

 

Friday, November 6, 9 a.m. // Campus LifeTake your mind off the election with some fun and games, i.e. covidopoly, charades, etc. Zoom link.

 

Friday, November 6, 12 p.m. // Identity, Cultural and Community Centers –  Join this community hour for open conversation around the election process and results, for both students and staff. Zoom link.

 

Saturday, November 7, 2 p.m. // Identity, Cultural and Community Centers –  Join this community hour for open conversation around the election process and results, for both students and staff. Zoom link.

 

Wednesday, November 11, 1 – 2 p.m. // School of Public Health – “Election Aftermath: Public Health in the World. Join Dean Ashish Jha, Ed Steinfeld, and a group of national and international experts as they unpack how the US election results will influence public health around the globe in 2021 and beyond. President Christina Paxson will provide introductory remarks. Register.  

 

Friday, November 13, 1 to 2:30 p.m. // Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs/ Taubman Center for American Politics and Policy – “Virtual Roundtable on the 2020 Election.” What does the 2020 election teach us about the health of American democracy today? How do the dynamics of the election compare to past elections and other elections around the world? (open to students, staff and faculty only). Register