Northwestern University

Thu 5:30 PM

Engage Chicago Community Organizing Info Session

When: Thursday, January 25, 2018
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM  

Where: 1914 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208 map it

Audience: Student

Contact: Center for Civic Engagement   847.467.3047

Group: Center for Civic Engagement

Category: Global & Civic Engagement


Interested in direct action, grassroots organizing, or coalition building? Attend this special Engage Chicago info session to learn about the program's unique Community Organizing concentration, which explores these topics and more.

This session will cover basic program elements while highlighting the Community Organizing concentration. Alumni will be on hand to talk about their experiences interning at sites like ONE Northside and the Logan Square Neighborhood Association. Instructor Page May will also be onsite to talk about her approach to teaching the course and her broader experiences organizing in Chicago.

Free pizza will be served.

Engage Chicago is a summer field study that gives bright undergraduates a chance to live and learn in one of the world’s most dynamic cities.

Through academic coursework, field experiences, an internship & more, Engage Chicago offers students the opportunity to learn about Chicago, about social change, and about themselves.

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