March 7, 2015

2015 Student Convention - Organizing & Messaging Panel

2015 Student Convention

Chelsea Mikulencak

Texas A&M University School of Law ACS Student Chapter
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Eric Marshall

Funders' Committee for Civic Participation
Begin: 0:50

Nick Rathod

Begin: 2:36

Kirk Adams

Begin: 7:45

Karla Vargas

Workers Defense Project
Begin: 12:00

Lucy Stein

Progress Texas
Begin: 16:50

This panel explored progressive issue campaigns - how to pick them, run them, and frame winning arguments - and how they are utilized for current issues like immigration, racial equality and a living wage.

Kirk Adams - International Executive Vice President, SEIU
Nick Rathod - Executive Director, SiX
Lucy Stein - Advocacy Director, Progress Texas
Karla Vargas - Director of Employment & Legal Services, Workers Defense Project
Eric Marshall (moderator) - Executive Director, Funders' Committee for Civic Participation