Saturday, March 3 @ 1 - 5 pm University of Vermont Waterman Building (85 S. Prospect)
"Every moment is an organizing opportunity, every person a potential activist, every minute a chance to change the world" Dolores Huerta.
Join area students and others for this half-day conference to develop and deepen insights, passion, tools and connections to create an inclusive equitable society. The Building a Better Activist conference is offered in conjunction with the Annual Student Conference on Race, Gender & Sexuality convened by Gender, Sexuality & Women’s Studies (GSWS) and Critical Race and Ethnic Studies (CRES) on March 2, 2018. It will officially close UVM’s Equity Week which runs from 2/26 - 3/3.
Call for Proposals: We are currently accepting program proposals (e.g., workshop, skill building session, performance or presentation). For more details for submitting a proposal by the February 12 deadline, visit here.
Be watching for online registration to go live soon! For accommodation needs, please contact Student Accessibility Services at 802.656.7753.
The conference planning committee includes members from the Interfaith Center; LGBTQA Center; The Mosaic Center for Students of Color; Women’s Center; Alianza Latinx; Asian Student Union; The Black Student Union; SGA Committee on Diversity, Inclusion and Equity; Women of Color Coalition; CRES; GSWS; Hillel; student life; and The Peace and Justice Center.