[there are fees involved in this event, but they say no one will be turned away for lack of funds]
FRIDAY, February 16th
2 p.m. 6:30 p.m. Registration. Outside the Browsing
Lounge, rm 238 on the second floor of Smith Memorial
4:30 p.m. -- 5:30 p.m. Welcome and Conference Overview.
Call to Action and Students for Unity. Browsing Lounge 238.
5:30 p.m. 7 p.m. Dinner. Browsing Lounge 238.
7:15 p.m. -- 9:45 p.m. Keynote address. Hoffman Hall: 1833 SW 11th Ave.
Qwatsinas, the hereditary tribal cheif of the Nuxalk Nation of British Columiba - currently involved in physical and
legal battles with the Canadian Federal Government and
several logging companies, mainly Interfor. A great speaker!
SATURDAY, February 17th
9 a.m. 10 a.m. Breakfast. Browsing Lounge 238.
10 a.m. --1 p.m. Art and Revolution Workshop. Rm 294.
10 a.m. --11:30 a.m.
FTAA for Beginners. Dara Silverman (United for a Fair
Economy.) Rm 298.
Intro to Citigroup. Ingrid Chapman (Call to Action.) Rm
Prison Industrial Complex. Western Prison Project. Rm
11:30 a.m. 1 p.m.
Socially Responsible Investment Campaigns. Dan Rosan
(Council for Responsible Investment.) Rm 290/292.
Hows and Whys of Cross Border Organizing. Chris Ferlazzo
(With the Cross Border Labor Organizing Coalition.) Rm
Forest Issues and the Timber Industry in Global Trade.
Qwatsinas and Aaron Jackson (Forest Ethics.) Rm 298.
FTAA Training for Trainers. Dara Silverman (United for a
Fair Economy.) Rm TBA.
1 p.m. 2 p.m. Lunch. Browsing Lounge 238.
2 p.m. 6 p.m.
Nonviolence. John Bowling (Call to Action.) Rm 294.
Strategic Campaign Design. Faith Rubenstein (Call to
Action.) Rm 290/292.
Race and Class. Randall Smith and Laura Close (Call to
Action.) Rm 236/234.
Utilizing the Media
Organizing. Liz Butler (Forest
6 p.m. 7:30 p.m. Dinner. Multicultural Center, rm 026 in
the basement of Smith Center.
9 p.m. Party!! 211 SE 12th (between Pine and Ash, in the upstairs)
Featuring msngr, Elise, DJ Pali, firedancers, and more!!!
SUNDAY, February 18th
10 a.m. -- 10:45 a.m. Breakfast. Browsing Lounge 238.
11 a.m. 12:30 p.m.
Portland Joint Terrorism Task Force Information Session.
Portland Rm 236/234.
12:30 p.m. 2:15 p.m.
Environmental and Union Organizing. Kim Marks (Earth
First!) Rm 236/234.
11 a.m. -- 2:15 p.m.
Direct Action Planning and Implementation. Mateo (Call to
Action.) Rm 298.
Radical Safe Sex/Pro Transgender/Radical Gender. Members of
KIDS and the Liberation Collective. Rm 294.
2:15 p.m. -- 3:00 p.m. Lunch and Closing. Browsing Lounge
3:00 p.m. -- 5:30 p.m.
Media Training. Liz Butler (Forest Ethics.) Rm 298.
Introduction to Legal Issues and Direct Action. Rm 236/234.
Blockades training. Rm 290/292.
Youth Liberation : Members of the Liberation Collective Rm
Michael Faith Rubenstein
Call To Action