Change Agent Workshop Series

Tuesday, April 02, 2013
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Willow River Room 334, University Center
Event Type
Student Affairs Event
Contact
Ashley Olson:ashley.e.olson@uwrf.edu
715-425-4444
Department
Student Life

The Change Agent Workshop Series is comprised of four workshops.  Advanced sign up is required; you can sign up online or in person at the Involvement Center Front Desk. 

Topics/Dates/Times/Location Information:

Who Are You & Where Have You Been?
Tuesday April 2nd
3:30 p.m. - 5:30p.m. - Willow River Room (334) - University Center

Take part in interactive exercises that prompt you to reflect on the complexity of identity and its construction. Learn about the concepts of dominant and subordinated group memberships that will help you understand the complexity of your own identity. Develop a deeper understanding and appreciation of yourself and others.

Where Are We Going? Empowerment & Allyship
Tuesday April 9th
3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. -Willow River Room (334) - University Center
Identify current and historic social injustice. Find out what has been done and what can be done to create sustained change. Deepen your understanding of your personal identity. Discover your capacity to engage in the world and create change. Guided exercises will help to develop a greater understanding of how we can use our privileged and oppressed identities to become empowered allies in creating change.

Taking Action: Engaging In Our Community
Tuesday April 16th
3:30p.m. - 5:30p.m. - Willow River Room (334) - University Center
What issues are you passionate about? How will you make a difference in your community? Equipped with your life experiences, new knowledge and a desire for change, learn how to take action. Discuss global economic, social, and environmental issues while developing personal action plans for community engagement. We can make the world a more peaceful and just place for all!

Celebration
Tuesday April 23rd
3:30p.m. -5:30p.m. - Willow River Room (334) - University Center
We will share ideas, next steps and support one another in our action plans. This celebration time will also be spent distributing certificates of completion and PEACE Change Agent T-Shirts.

Use the following OrgSync Form to Sign Up:
https://orgsync.com/18446/forms/65826

The Office of Student Life and PEACE values the full participation of all people, please contact us at StudentLife@uwrf.edu or by calling 715.425.4444 if you have questions or for any accommodations required for you to fully participate.

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