MU JUSTICE

JUSTICE (Jesuit University Students Together In Concerned Empowerment) is a Marquette University Student Organization dedicated to education and action surrounding social justice issues. We have led campaigns focusing on fair trade, gender equality, Sudan divestment, worker's rights, and other issues. Each year we hold a Social Justice Teach-In to promote awareness on campus, and send a group to Fort Benning, GA, for the annual School of the Americas Protest and Vigil.

Thursday, October 19, 2006

Human Trafficking and Predation Seminar

Call for Applications:
Human Trafficking and Predation Seminar
Students wishing to make a difference in the world are invited to apply to the Human Trafficking and Predation Seminar taking place at Northwestern University on October 27th from 12 to 6 p.m. The seminar will bring together top experts, community leaders, and young leaders to examine current issues in international trafficking and effective strategies to combat trafficking. The summit will feature a series of panels, discussions, and workshops, giving participants a unique opportunity to meet and exchange ideas with a diverse group of leaders.

Confirmed speakers for the summit include:


• Christina Arnold, Executive Director, Project Hope International
• Joe Delia, Detective Sergeant, Law Enforcement Instructors Alliance
• Dr. Lois Lee, Founder and President, Children of the Night
• Mary Meg McCarthy, Executive Director, National Immigrant Justice Center,
• Sarah Schriber, Attorney, American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois
• Art Winter, Chicago-Area Attorney and Conference Organizer

Click here to view the schedule of the summit. You can also click here to see the brochure on the conference sent to distinguished guests (although please note that students must apply to the summit and cannot attend the dinner reception).

The seminar is co-sponsored the by the Chicago Global Donors Network and Americans for Informed Democracy.

TO LEARN MORE AND APPLY, VISIT:
www.aidemocracy.org/seminar.cfm

or leave a comment/email me and I will get you regsitered.

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