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We Divest Campaign Student Leadership Team Summer Training Institute

We Divest Campaign Student Leadership Team Summer Training Institute

Sunday, August 12, 2012 - 2:40pm to Thursday, August 16, 2012 - 2:40pm

Join us for a 5 day intensive program for campus organizers of the We Divest Campaign–those with campaigns already running and those hoping to get one launched in the 2012-2013 school year. The Summer Institute will include:

  • Extensive campaign development coaching
  • Grassroots organizing skill building
  • Media & Messaging trainings
  • Anti-oppression analysis workshops
  • Non-violent direct action planning
  • Historical overview of Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions
  • Relationship building with activists on campuses nationwide
  • Strategy sessions with BDS movement leaders
  • Two tracks for existing and new campaigns

Plus: fun in a summer camp-like environment!

Applications are now being accepted. For application materials or more details contact or
We will notify accepted applicants by May 1, 2012.

Cost: $100 registration fee (the cost of 4 nights/5 days room and board is subsidized by AFSC and JVP). Each participant is responsible for their own travel costs. Limited travel scholarships are available, if you need assistance for a grant from your school or to apply for credit (academic, internship, etc), we are happy to help with that process!