Upcoming Event: UW Human Rights Initiative Seminar

When: Friday, October 29. Sessions from 8:30 am – 1:00 pm

Where: University Club, Room 313

The UW-Madison Human Rights Initiative invites students to a seminar on ”Innovative Advocacy Campaigns” related to human rights in the 21st century. Guest speakers include David Petrasek, who helped design the Amnesty International Dignity Campaign; Michael Feher, a French philosopher who established an NGO in France to counter anti-immigrant policies; Bridget Conley-Zilkic, who works for the Committee on Conscience at the Holocaust Museum; and Fuyuki Kurasawa, who looks at the role of technology in human rights activism.

Admission is free, and bagels and coffee will be provided.

For more information, please visit humanrights.wisc.edu.

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