[Date Prev][Date Next][Date Index]

E-M:/ National STudent EJ meeting at UM



-------------------------------------------------------------------------
Enviro-Mich message from "Alex J. Sagady & Associates" <ajs@sagady.com>
-------------------------------------------------------------------------

THere were some typos in the original message.  If you would like more
information you can contact us at:

ejconference@umich.edu

Also check out our website at:

http://www.umich.edu/~umej

The message below now has the corrected information, please feel free to
foward it to interested students.  I hope the mistake hasn't caused too
many problems.  Hope to see you soon.

ATTENTION:
***********************************************************************

The Environmental Justice Group at the University of Michigan announces

**** THE 1999 NATIONAL STUDENT ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE CONFERENCE ****
                     ON MARCH 26, 27 and 28


WHERE: The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Student Union
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Students and Youth Activists interested in
Environmental Justice

A great opportunity to meet and work along side fellow students, community
and university leaders devoted to EJ issues!


CONFERENCE GOALS
1) To create a coalition and nation-wide network of students and youth
activists dedicated to EJ causes
2) To share and build knowledge, skills and strategies to advance EJ
causes and struggles
3) To create a common mission among EJ activists


CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS

*KEYNOTE SPEAKER WINONA LADUKE, Ralph Nader's running mate in the 1996
presidential race. Winona Laduke is a renowned Native American activist
and writer.
*WORKSHOPS on Environmental Justice Research, EJ Media Relations, EJ & the
Law, Environmental Public Health Basic Research, EJ History, Community
Organizing, Activist Art and more!
*FILMS ON INTERNATIONAL EJ ISSUES
*SPEAKERS
*PANEL DISSCUSIONS
*INTER-GROUP DIALOGUES (on such topics as the anti-EJ movement)
TO REGISTER:  Fill out and send a registration form at:
http://www.umich.edu/~umej/regisform.html

COST: $25.00 registration fee

IMPORTANT: Lodging accommodations available upon request

FOR MORE INFORMATION
Please contact the EJ Group of U of M at: ejconference@umich.edu
And visit our web site at: http://www.umich.edu/~umej/




        "Non-cooperation with injustice is a sacred duty."

                                        Mahatma Gandhi





==============================================================
ENVIRO-MICH:  Internet List and Forum for Michigan Environmental
and Conservation Issues and Michigan-based Citizen Action.   Archives at
http://www.great-lakes.net/lists/enviro-mich/

Postings to:  enviro-mich@great-lakes.net      For info, send email to
majordomo@great-lakes.net  with a one-line message body of  "info enviro-mich"
==============================================================