Uprooting Injustice: Fostering the Growth of Grassroots Movements. 22nd Annual Building Bridges Conference

March 4, 2017 at 10 am to 8 pm[10h]
Gustavus Adolphus College: Christ Chapel, Jackson Campus Center, Johnson Student Union and Beck Academic Hall

Uprooting Injustice: Fostering the Growth of Grassroots Movements. 22nd Annual Building Bridges Conference Gustavus Adolphus College: Christ Chapel, Jackson Campus Center, Johnson Student Union and Beck Academic Hall

Through keynote addresses, a series of workshops, and an interactive action piece, Conference participants will explore the importance and necessity of collective action. We are excited to announce that our keynote speakers are Winona LaDuke; a native environmental activist from the White Earth Reservation in Minnesota and Nekima Levy-Pounds; 2017 mayoral candidate for Minneapolis. Our Highlighted workshop features Naomi Natale; a social arts activist who created and implemented the "One Million Bones eproject in Washington D.C. to protest international genocide. We encourage you to attend the conference and join us in examining the power of grassroots movements and how we can progress as a society that values justice, peace, and sustainability for all.

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AudiencePublic
ContactGabriel Grosshuesch '17 — 507-933-8421
CategorySignature Event
Ticketsgustavustickets.com
SponsorBuilding Bridges
Websitehttps://gustavus.edu/diversity/buildingbridges/