2017 Schedule & Info


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2017 marks the 10th year of Apathy into Action, and will take place January 20 & 21 on the University of Regina Main Campus!

Sessions for 2017 are (DRUM ROLL, PLEASE!):

Fri., Jan 20  Issues Sessions

10:30-11:20am “The Student Food Crisis” w/ the Regina Food Bank

11:30am-12:20pm  “Progression of Queer/Trans Organizing in Canada” w/ UR Pride

12:30-1:20pm  “Sexual Violence & Rape Culture: Where do we Stand?” w/ Claire Carter

1:30-2:20pm  “What is Trumpism?” w/ Lee Ward

2:30-4:00pm  “Digging into Standing Rock” w/ TBA

Sat., Jan 21  Workshops

*REGISTRATION REQUIRED – All Saturday workshops are now FULL. Sorry for the inconvenience!

9am-12pm (choose 1)

1. Community Organizing w/ Michelle Stewart & Chelsea Flook

**This workshop is now full

2. Caring for Self and Community w/ Sharmeen Khan

**This workshop is now full

1pm-4pm (choose 1)

1. Working Inside and Outside of Political Systems w/ Chelsea Flook, Tria Donaldson & Warren McCall

**This workshop is now full

2. Nonviolent Communication for Social Justice Advocates w/ Raven Sinclair

**This workshop is now full

 MORE (important) INFORMATION:

  • The venue for all sessions is wheelchair accessible.
  • There is an All Gender washroom located nearby in an adjacent building.
  • Coffee and Tea will be provided both days free of charge.
  • Registration is ONLY required for the Saturday workshops.
  • We have a Facebook event with up-to-date information! Please RSVP there and stay tuned for some big announcements!
  • Lunch will be provided on Saturday ONLY for those staying for both a morning and afternoon session (sorry, budget is tight!). However, if you are only attending one workshop, you are more than welcome to bring a bagged lunch and stick around to make connections with other participants over the lunch hour from noon to 1pm.
  • If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact Emily at outreach@rpirg.org!

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