Mandatory Information • Meetings will be every Wednesday @Lunch in the Lecture Hall. (If something comes up we will let you know either by email, over the PA or by other means) • Urzsula and Myself are available 24/7 if any of you have any questions or ideas. Feel free to find us. • Every social justice Meeting will be roughly 25-30 minutes maybe a bit longer if its something extremely important
This Year… • This year we have a lot of plans such as: • We Day • “In the Cold” • Various Fundraisers • And other things that are yet to be determined
Our Commitment as Reps • We will be relaying information as soon as we get any and also planning the meetings in advance so you have a clear understanding what will be happening at each meeting.
3 Main Issues • Global= Education • Local= Youth homelessness and addiction • Local= ?
We will be further deciding on the third topic that we want to be out main focus for the school year. • Brainstorming possible fundraising ideas
WHAT IS SOCIAL JUSTICE ?
Homework • “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” ~ Margaret Mead • “Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.” ~ Albert Einstein • Things do not change; we change.” ~ Henry David Thoreau • To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe.” ~ Anatole France • Justice is what love looks like in public” ~ Cornel West • “An idealist is a person who helps other people to be prosperous.” ~ Henry Ford