California State University, Fullerton

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Summit Schedule 2007

3RD ANNUAL SOCIAL JUSTICE SUMMIT WAKE UP! Open Our Eyes to Injustice

Saturday, April 21, 2007
California State University, Fullerton
Titan Student Union
9:00am-5:00pm

Summit Program
Time Description
8:00AM-9AM REGISTRATION
9:00AM-10:00AM WELCOME SESSION & KEYNOTE - SONALI KOLHATKAR
10:15AM-11:15AM WORKSHOP SESSION 1
  • Higher Education and Challenges for Immigrant (AB 540) Students
  • Genocide: Past, Present, and You
  • How to be a Modern-Day Abolitionist
  • Using Purchasing Power for Socially and Environmentally Sustainable Business Practices
  • Greenology: Living an Eco-Friendly Life
  • Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan (RAWA) as a Model of Social and Political Activism
  • The Real Deal on Joining the Military: Information for Students Considering Enlistment
11:30AM-12:30PM WORKSHOP SESSION 2
  • How to Win: Victories Over the Years to Get Resources to Youth Inside the Halls of California Youth Authority and Juvenile Hall
  • Reflections on the Averted Strike: Implications for Students and Faculty
  • Resist in Order to Exist: The Struggle of the Cucapá
  • Hate Crimes Responses: Past & Future- Where to Draw the Line
  • Upholding Disabled Rights & the Americans with Disabilities Act
  • The Supreme Court and Your Right to Choose: Roe V. Wade and Abortion Rights in the United States
  • Urban Farming, Food Sovereignty, and the Struggle of the South Central Farm
  • Praying with Your Feet: The Spirituality of Social Justice
12:30PM-1:45PM RESOURCE FAIR & VEGAN LUNCH
1:45PM- 2:45PM WORKSHOP SESSION 3
  • Know Your Rights—Protesting, Legal Observing and Developing Community Action Plans
  • CIW: Who's Next? Farmworker Campaign for Fair Food Focuses on Burger King After April 9th Victory with McDonald's
  • GLBT Equality: How Close Are We and What Can We Do? A National Perspective from Human Rights Campaign
  • Social Justice in the Home: A Frank Look at Child Abuse and Domestic Violence
  • Engaging the Media: Getting Your Message in the News
  • Stand Up! Fight Back Against Sweatshops
  • Creative Direct Action and Public Space Activism
  • Is School the Place for Military Recruiting?
3:00PM - 3:45PM DIALOGUE SESSION
4:00PM- 5:00PM CLOSING SESSION & KEYNOTE - KATE BORNSTEIN

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