BDS Summer Institute

Sunday, August 10, 2014 - 8:00am - Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 5:00pm

Fish Bowl - SLT 2013

A trainer and participant talk during a fish bowl exercise at the 2013 SLT

BDS summer institute: A fun, comprehensive training program for campus activists

When: August 10-14, 2014

Where: Northern California

Cost: $100 registration fee (Travel scholarships available)

Apply by May 1, 2014

Applications are available here.

Have you started a BDS campaign on your campus?  Are you inspired by divestment victories at University of California schools?  Whether you are just beginning to campaign around BDS, or already on your way to a BDS victory, we invite you to apply to the BDS Summer institute!

The summer institute is a five day intensive program, featuring workshops and trainings for campus organizing. Workshops include:

 *   Grassroots organizing

 *   Media & Messaging trainings

 *   Nonviolent direct action planning

 *   Historical overview of Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions

 *   Strategy sessions with BDS movement leaders

Apply now!


The summer institute is organized by Jewish Voice for Peace and the American Friends Service Committee.

Contact Information: 

For additional information contact: mmerryman-lotze@afsc.org or alissa@jewishvoiceforpeace.org

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