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2018 Daniel Patrick O'Connor Memorial Lecture with Deyanira Aldana

Organize! Organize!: How to Be The Change You Want to See (Workshop)

Wednesday, January 31, 2018, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Bemis Great Hall, 920 N. Cascade Ave. (west of Cutler Hall) 

This workshop will share stories and tools developed by United We Dream and their partners across the country, in their campaign to protect DACA, and drive local impact to ensure protections and inclusivity for immigrant communities. Deyanira Aldana, a national organizer invested in leadership development, training and mentoring immigrant youth will lead this hands-on workshop to help you support and protect undocumented students and immigrants, and apply these skills to broader social justice campaigns.


Stand Up, Fight Back: The Fight for a Dream Act with Deyanira Aldana

Thursday, February 1, 2018, 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Bemis Great Hall, 920 N. Cascade Ave. (west of Cutler Hall) 

This event is open to the general public.
Deyanira Aldana, national organizer for United We Dream, will share the story of United We Dream, the national DACA campaign and the fight for justice and dignity for immigrants and all people. United We Dream is committed to ensuring that people who are, have been, or will be directly impacted by the immigrant experience are at the forefront of decision-making and throughout the organization. United We Dream believes that the art of sharing personal stories is the most important tool in order to create the changes we wish to see in the world.

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