SNCC Digital Gateway Project Symposium: Learn from the Past, Organize for the Future
Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 10:00am to 4:30pm
Audience: Activists, community members, scholars, students, teachers, nonprofits (such asNorth Carolina Justice Center and Democracy NC), and others engaged in civic engagement and/or racial equity work
Purpose: To explore how SNCC's organizing-its tactics, strategies, experiences, and ideas-can inform today's struggles for democracy, justice, and racial equity and to spark intergenerational conversations among activists, engaged citizens, teachers, and students about possibilities for engaging in this kind of work today and in the future
Structure: To be determined in partnership with partners at NCCU and young North Carolina activists
NOTE: Later on March 24, there will be a closing reception for the SNCC Digital Gateway Project; 7 p.m., location TBD. Reception guests include project partners and closing event participants celebrating the accomplishments of the SNCC Digital Gateway project.