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Nonviolent Action as a Force for Rights, Freedom and Justice in the 21st Century

Free workshop
Sunday, September 24, 2017
10:00 AM-5:00 PM
1005 Multipurpose Room West Quadrangle Map
Sunday, September 27, 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.

Building: West Quadrangle
Event Type: Workshop / Seminar
Tags: Activism, Leadership, Social Impact, Social Justice, Workshop
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Michigan Community Scholars Program, Global Scholars Program, School of Social Work, Community Action Social Change Undergraduate Minor, Michigan Research Community, Community-Engaged Academic Learning (CEAL), UROP - Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Department of Sociology, Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs, LSA Honors Program, The Program on Intergroup Relations, Health Sciences Scholars Program, School of Social Work, Ginsberg Center, Department for Afroamerican and African Studies, LSA Comprehensive Studies Program, Lloyd Hall Scholars Program, Spectrum Center, Residential College, The College of Literature, Science, and the Arts