The Respect Reps are a vibrant peer education support team that responds to the needs of students and promotes a culture of respect and a healthy university experience! We facilitate peer-to-peer programs that support the mandate of Human Rights & Equity Services.
The Respect Reps are trained and committed to building a culture of respect in Dalhousie community. Our diverse Team includes students from 1st to 4th year, represent various academic programs, and cultural backgrounds.
The Respect Reps undergo extensive training and are supervised by the Education Advisor in the HRES Office.
What We Do
Respect Reps develop and deliver workshops/training sessions for different groups on topics related to Consent, Sexual Violence, Respect, Inclusion, Anti-Discrimination and harassment. These peer educators market the services of HRES to the campus community and aid in developing new approaches and strategies to educate the Dalhousie community about diversity.
Respect Reps engage and encourage students in building a safe and respectful campus community for all. They facilitate workshops for different groups on topics related to Consent, Sexual Violence, Respect, Inclusion, Anti-Discrimination and Harassment. They participate in events, meet new people and offer referrals to other services available on campus and in town.