Saturday, October 13, 2018 9:00 AM
UPCOMING TRAINING WORKSHOP: SATURDAY,
OCTOBER 13th from 9:00am-12:30pm "Making Change: Basics of Organizing for Social
Making Change: Basics of Organizing for Social
Justice is a new workshop facilitated by RiseUp Social Action Training and
Education. The training will provide a hands-on introduction to skills needed
to organize effectively for social change on a campus and in the community.
Building on basic conflict management skills, participants will learn how to
identify stakeholders and potential allies, develop outreach strategies, and
build a campaign of concern. The session, which will include roleplaying and
other interactive learning exercises, will be valuable for newcomers and those
already engaged in social action.
Andy Mager and Jessica Maxwell of RiseUp Social
Action Training and Education will facilitate the workshop. Andy and Jessica
bring over 60 years of combined organizing experience in Central New York. They
have worked with many social movements, including those for peace, clean
energy, immigrant and worker justice, racial justice, economic justice,
environmental protection and food justice.
will be served! The workshop is FREE and open to all but registration is
To register, please send an email to Conflict Management Center . Let us know your
name, what academic department/community organization you are with, if you have
any dietary restrictions, and/or require special accommodations.
Sponsored by the Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration (PARCC)