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Nonviolent Action Workshop


Free workshop 

Sunday, September 24, 2017
10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
1005 West Quad Multipurpose Room

All-day workshop presented by Hardy Merriman, President, and Deborah Mathis, Director of Communications, of the International Center on Nonviolent Conflict.

Learn about the following at this interactive and informational workshop:

  • National and international examples of nonviolent movements struggling for rights, freedom, and justice
  • Key research about the effectiveness and outcomes of nonviolent movements
  • Movements strategy, tactics, and communications
  • Different roles and leadership within nonviolent movements

Free and open to all U-M undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, and staff.  Lunch and snacks will be provided.


Sponsored by Michigan Community Scholars Program (MCSP) 

Co-sponsored by: U-M Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion; College of Literature, Science and the Arts; School of Social Work–Community Action and Social Change Minor; Department of Afroamerican and African Studies; Residential College; Sociology Department; University Housing–Office of Diversity and Inclusion; Community-Engaged Academic Learning; Comprehensive Studies Program; Ginsberg Center; Global Scholars Program; Health Science Scholars Program; Lloyd Hall Scholars Program; LSA Honors Program; Michigan Research Community; Office of Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs; Program on Intergroup Relations; Spectrum Center; Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program; Women in Science and Engineering-RP