Join Salem State University's Center for Civic Engagement for our annual Advocacy Week to learn from activists about social justice causes and to develop your own advocacy skills. Each event will include an activist speaker addressing a social justice topic and an Activist Tools for Change workshop with breakout sessions.
Advocacy Week 2021 is March 29 - April 5 and will be hosted virtually on Zoom. Use this form to register for all of the events you're interested in to ensure you receive the Zoom information.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
9am - 11am
Eliza Williamson & Monica Luke, National Alliance on Mental Illness
1:40 - 2:55pm
Elsabel Ricon, The Welcome Immigrant Network
1:40 - 2:55pm
Ella McDonald, Sunrise Movement
12:15 - 1:30pm
Gender in Education
Anne McLeer & Maria Maisto, New Faculty Majority
1:10 - 2:25pm
Mapping Your Role in Social Change
Deepa Iver, Building Movement Project
This event is sponsored by the Center for Civic Engagement, Education Club (SEAM), First Year Experience Office, Geography and Sustainability Department, Intersectional Feminist Collective, Political Science Department, Sociology Department, Student Government Association, and Sunrise Movement.
For more information please contact Samantha Giffen in the Center for Civic Engagement at email@example.com.
*This title is inspired by the late John Lewis, a civil rights activist and US Congressmen for Georgia. Find out more about his life, values, and achievements here.