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Amplify Your Voice: Beyond the First 100 Days

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Join us for an analysis of the new Presidential administration policies. We will examine the first 100 days with a focus on the policies that impact social work and social workers. REGISTER today!

Saturday, April 29, 2017
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
UH Graduate College of Social Work, First Floor

Welcome and Introduction of Event


Dean Dettlaff
Dr. Alan Detlaff
Dr Suzanne Pritzker
Dr. Suzanne Pritzker

Morning Sessions

Immigrant and Refugee Rights

Mirla Lopez
Mirla Lopez

Gordon Quan

Kerry Spare

Gislaine Williams

Healthcare as a Right 

Januari Leo

Bich-May Nguyen
Bich-May Nguyen

Amanda Williams

Human and Civil Rights

Fran Watson
Fran Watson

Ashton Woods

Frances Valdez

Environmental Protection

Dr. Bakeyah Nelson
Dr. Bakeyah Nelson

Terrence Thorn

Lunchtime Keynote Address

Melanie Pang

Afternoon Sessions

Protest with a Purpose: Grassroots Organizing

Virginia Parks
Virginia Parks

Nisha Randle
Nisha Randall

Ashton Woods

Safety and the Legal Right to Protest

Mark Humphries

Erin McClarty
Erin McClarty

Media, Messaging, and Online Organizing

Allyn West
Allyn West

Aimee Woodall
Aimee Woodall

Building Coalition; Building Consensus

Dixie Hairston

Daniel Williams

Advocacy Fair Closes


4.0 CEUs Available.

Organizations: Register to be a part of our Advocacy Fair. There is no cost to participate. We will provide a table and chairs. The event will provide an opportunity to promote your organization and network with social workers, students, and community activists. We hope you will consider joining us!

If interested, please complete our Advocacy Fair Registration Form no later than Monday, April 17, 2017.

or call 713-743-8075