University at Albany Social Action Conference

Starting Date: 02-29-2008
Starting Time: 10:00am
Ending Date: 03-01-2008
Address

Campus Center, University At Albany
1400 Washington Ave.
Albany, New York 12208
United States
Description
Social Action Conference Schedule:

Friday, February 29, 2008 (Panels)

10-10:30: Introduction, Assembly Hall

10:30-12: Anti-War Panel (moderator: Katie Kowalski)
1.) Bethlehem Neighbors for Peace
2.) Aly Wane, Syracuse Peace Council
3.) Campus Greens
4.) Nate Lafond - SPAN
5.) Women Against War

12-1: Lunch

1-2:30: Environmental Panel (moderator: Zach Swift)
1.) NYPIRG
2.) Michelle Smith
3.) Sabrina Wells
4.) Oliver Holmes

2:30- 4: Workers and the Global Economy Panel (moderator: Dan Woulfin)
1.) Greg Giorgio IWW
2.) Laura McSpedon JwJ
3.) Jim McAsey GSEU
4.) Hilary Edmunds- Mexico trip/maquiladoras
5.) Victor Rosado

4-4:30: Wrap Up, Jared Paul *


Saturday, March 1, 2008 (Workshops)

10-10:30: Introduction

10:30-11:20:
Workshop 1: Informed Constituent "How the Media Frames Issues to Manipulate Public Opinion."
Workshop 2: Jobs with Justice

11:30-12:20:
Workshop 3: Jared Paul- Art/activism workshop
Workshop 4: Environmental Advocates of NY, "Lobby Workshop"

12:30-1:30: Lunch

1:30- 2:20:
Workshop 5: Campus Greens
Workshop 6: 9/11 Truth

2:30- 3:20:
Workshop 7: "Strategic Corporate Campaigns" GSEU
Workshop 8: "Know Your Voting Rights" NYPIRG

3:30- 4:30: Wrap Up, Performance, etc.
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