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SJI Monday: Grassroots Policy

Start/End Monday, March 19, 2012 12:10 PM EDT -- 01:10 PM EDT
Location Name JG 546

Grassroots advocacy on issues of immigration, sustainable communities, health, and fair treatment of workers is important in shaping the national agenda. Professor Susan Sturm and Amy Carroll, the Legal Director of Make the Road New York and Deputy Director of the new Center for Popular Democracy, will lead a discussion on what is happening in NYC and elsewhere. Ms. Carroll also will preview Columbia's new Externship on State and Local Advocacy.

Lunch will be served. Presented by Social Justice Initiatives.

Columbia University makes every effort to accommodate individuals with disabilities. If you require disability accommodations to attend this event, please contact Brian Juergens at least 5 days in advance of the event.